Database activity makes test cases very slow
|Reported by:||Russell Keith-Magee||Owned by:||nobody|
|Cc:||remco@…, egmanoj@…||Triage Stage:||Accepted|
|Has patch:||no||Needs documentation:||no|
|Needs tests:||no||Patch needs improvement:||no|
The level of database activity required by the test system renders the testing process painfully slow. This is especially bad with django.test.TestCase - resets are very expensive operations, which can significantly slow down the testing process (to impractical speeds).