Best place to learn how to write tests which work under kyua?

Julio Merino jmmv at
Thu Jul 24 20:02:37 UTC 2014

On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 6:06 PM, Craig Rodrigues <rodrigc at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Where is the best place to learn about starting from
> a clean slate, writing new tests which execute under kyua,
> and how to structure the Kyuafile?
> Specifically, I want to use kyua in my own project, which is
> not part of the FreeBSD source tree.

Then... this question belongs in kyua-discuss, doesn't it? ;-P

> I looked at these links:
> While those links gave good general overviews of kyua,
> and also how to use it within the structure of /usr/tests on
> FreeBSD, I did not get a clear idea of how to use kyua
> in my own project.

I thought I had something in the Kyua wiki pages, but I guess not.
Meh, I'll have to write some other kind of documentation or
introductory article... documentation is currently not very good, I

What kind of text would help you most? A step-by-step tutorial maybe?
Big parts of the process may be tied to the build system you use
though, and I only know the BSD build systems and Automake/autoconf...

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