make countQualifier a settable property
diff --git a/tests/org.eclipse.wtp.releng.tests/src/org/eclipse/wtp/releng/tests/BuildTests.java b/tests/org.eclipse.wtp.releng.tests/src/org/eclipse/wtp/releng/tests/BuildTests.java
index 37027d3..2ac3339 100644
--- a/tests/org.eclipse.wtp.releng.tests/src/org/eclipse/wtp/releng/tests/BuildTests.java
+++ b/tests/org.eclipse.wtp.releng.tests/src/org/eclipse/wtp/releng/tests/BuildTests.java
@@ -456,10 +456,20 @@
 	 * @throws Exception
 	 */
 	public void testVersionCompare() throws Exception {
-		
-		VersionLister versionLister = new VersionLister();
+		String [] runArgs = null;
 		String[] args = new String[]{"-testToReference", "R-3.1-20090616035105", "http://archive.eclipse.org/webtools/downloads/drops/R3.1/R-3.1-20090616035105/versioningReference_R-3.1-20090616035105.xml", "-listToReferenceFile"};
-		Object result = versionLister.run(args);
+		VersionLister versionLister = new VersionLister();
+		
+		String qualifierCheckString = System.getProperty("countQualifierIncreaseOnlyAsError");
+		if ("true".equals(qualifierCheckString)) {
+			runArgs = new String[args.length + 1];
+			System.arraycopy(args, 0, runArgs, 1, args.length);
+			runArgs[0]="-countQualifierIncreaseOnlyAsError";
+		}
+		else {
+			runArgs = args;
+		}
+		Object result = versionLister.run(runArgs);
 		boolean testok = (IApplication.EXIT_OK.equals(result));
 		assertTrue("There is an error in versioning. See full listing for details.", testok);