CDash 1.6.2 Released

February 9, 2010
Kitware is proud to announce the release of CDash 1.6.2. CDash the open-source, web-based software testing server, aggregates, analyzes and displays the results of software testing processes submitted from clients located around the world, conveying the state of a software system to continually improve its quality.

The main CDash server for open-source projects is now hosting 16+ projects and is hosting more than 130 projects including KDE, Amarok and Lapack dashboards.

The 1.6 release adds more than 20 new features including:

  • Support for persistent login
  • Better database compression
  • New graphs and reports
  • Improved coverage visualization
  • Better CTest communication
  • Expected submission time based on historic average
  • Faster load of the main dashboard page
  • Improved navigation links
  • Remote build management (beta)

Personal CDash

If you would like to use CDash for your software project, Kitware is now hosting a CDash server that allows anyone to quickly setup a new project. This exciting, free service allows project to be administered entirely from the CDash web interface. To start submitting to your own personal CDash, register at, and create your project.

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