[DB-SIG] Test Suite?

Vernon Cole vernondcole at gmail.com
Thu Oct 29 06:37:55 CET 2009

Perhaps I did not make myself clear...

The launchpad project IS Stuart Bishop's current source. He set it up so
that it could be more easily maintained and is the Maintainer of the
project.  I have not (yet) submitted any changes. The test I use on Python
3x is this same test run through 2to3.py with a few changes where Python 3
breaks the PEP 429 definitions. (I have suggested to Marc-André Lemburg that
the PEP needs to be updated for Python 3 syntax, but he does not feel that a
change is appropriate at this time.)

This project tests only for DB-API compliance, and make no attempt to test
things which are not part of the API such as those Michael Bayer suggests.
IMHO Machael's comments are spot on, but should be addressed as part of a
DB-API version 3. Marc-André is against making a newer API, while BDFL is
for it.

Any one with patches can submit them through launchpad.
Vernon Cole

On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 2:28 PM, Julian Scheid <julians37 at googlemail.com>wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 5:27 AM, Chris Clark <Chris.Clark at ingres.com>
> wrote:
> > If you could report any findings here I would appreciate it! If we can
> all
> > agree on which test to use we can be in the same state as Java with a
 > definitive test suite.
> Thanks everyone, I'll give those a go and let you know what I find.
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