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Fixed #10791 -- The GeoDjango test runner now respects the `--noinput…

…` command-line option, thanks to seanl for ticket & patch; replaced docstring with URL to latest documentation.

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jbronn committed Apr 19, 2009
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@@ -115,45 +115,10 @@ def run_gis_tests(test_labels, **kwargs):
def run_tests(test_labels, verbosity=1, interactive=True, extra_tests=[], suite=None):
- This module allows users to run tests for GIS apps that require the creation
- of a spatial database. Currently, this is only required for PostgreSQL as
- PostGIS needs extra overhead in test database creation.
- In order to create a PostGIS database, the DATABASE_USER (or
- TEST_DATABASE_USER, if defined) will require superuser priviliges.
- To accomplish this outside the `postgres` user, you have a few options:
- (A) Make your user a super user:
- This may be done at the time the user is created, for example:
- $ createuser --superuser <user_name>
- Or you may alter the user's role from the SQL shell (assuming this
- is done from an existing superuser role):
- postgres# ALTER ROLE <user_name> SUPERUSER;
- (B) Create your own PostgreSQL database as a local user:
- 1. Initialize database: `initdb -D /path/to/user/db`
- 2. If there's already a Postgres instance on the machine, it will need
- to use a different TCP port than 5432. Edit postgresql.conf (in
- /path/to/user/db) to change the database port (e.g. `port = 5433`).
- 3. Start this database `pg_ctl -D /path/to/user/db start`
- (C) On Windows platforms the pgAdmin III utility may also be used as
- a simple way to add superuser privileges to your database user.
- The TEST_RUNNER needs to be set in your settings like so:
- TEST_RUNNER='django.contrib.gis.tests.run_tests'
- Note: This test runner assumes that the PostGIS SQL files ('lwpostgis.sql'
- and 'spatial_ref_sys.sql') are installed in the directory specified by
- `pg_config --sharedir` (and defaults to /usr/local/share if that fails).
- This behavior is overridden if POSTGIS_SQL_PATH is set in your settings.
- Windows users should set POSTGIS_SQL_PATH manually because the output
- of `pg_config` uses paths like 'C:/PROGRA~1/POSTGR~1/..'.
- Finally, the tests may be run by invoking `./ test`.
+ Set `TEST_RUNNER` in your settings with this routine in order to
+ scaffold test spatial databases correctly for your GeoDjango models.
+ For more documentation, please consult the following URL:
from django.conf import settings
from django.db import connection
@@ -171,7 +136,7 @@ def run_tests(test_labels, verbosity=1, interactive=True, extra_tests=[], suite=
old_name = settings.DATABASE_NAME
# Creating the test spatial database.
- create_test_spatial_db(verbosity=verbosity)
+ create_test_spatial_db(verbosity=verbosity, autoclobber=not interactive)
# The suite may be passed in manually, e.g., when we run the GeoDjango test,
# we want to build it and pass it in due to some customizations. Otherwise,

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