Its simplicity makes it easy to write tests for any program, but it was specifically written for use with GNUstep-Guile to permit direct testing of the GNUstep libraries without the necessity to run a separate driver program.
The core functionality of Greg is a Guile module which can be loaded into any software with an embedded Guile interpreter. Any program which uses Guile as it's scripting language can therefore use Greg to test itself directly. But testing external programs is also possible with the standard Guile `expect' module.
Greg provides most of the functionality of DejaGnu but is rather simpler.
DocumentationUser manual available in HTML format from http://www.gnu.org/software/greg/gregdoc.html
This is a GNU package:greg
released on 25 September 2006
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||31 January 2001|
Leaders and contributors
|Richard frith-Macdonald||Main design and initial implementation|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||Guile|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 27 April 2015.