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Update README, exclude from distribution tarballs.

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pmichaud committed Aug 29, 2012
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@@ -11,7 +11,6 @@ This distribution contains software collected from other sources; see the
individual source subdirectories (in parrot/, rakudo/, and modules/) for
copyright and licensing information of those components.
Build Prerequisites
To build Rakudo Star you need at least a C compiler, a 'make' utility,
@@ -80,18 +79,12 @@ bundled with Rakudo. This is a simple suite of tests, designed
to make sure that the Rakudo compiler is basically working and that
it's capable of running a simple test harness.
-Running "make spectest" in the rakudo/ subdirectory will import
-the official Perl 6 test suite from the roast repository
-( and run all of these tests
-that are currently known to pass.
-If you want to automatically submit the results of your spectest run
-to a central server, use 'make spectest_smolder' instead. You need
-the Perl 5 module 'TAP::Harness::Archive' and an active internet
-connection for that.
-For more details about running tests, see rakudo/README .
+Running "make rakudo-spectest" will run the Perl 6 specification
+test suite ("roast") that was bundled with the Rakudo compiler release.
+Running "make modules-test" will run the test suites of any installed
+modules. The modules currently have to be installed (via 'make install'
+or 'make modules-install') before the tests can be run.
Release information
@@ -1 +1,2 @@

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