[Distutils] 'python setup.py test' in develop mode?
pje at telecommunity.com
Sat Dec 18 00:16:52 CET 2010
At 05:26 PM 12/17/2010 -0500, Barry Warsaw wrote:
>Something bugs me about virtualenv, distribute, development, and testing. I
>figure I'm probably doing something wrong and that y'all will be able to set
>I'm working on a new tool called pkgme. It uses distribute and recommends
>using virtualenv for development. After activating the virtualenv you can do
>'python setup.py develop' and do convenient in-place editing so that your
>changes to the source show up immediately in the running environment. So far
>However, when I want to run the test suite, it does the equivalent of a
>'python setup.py build' and then runs the tests out of the
Really? That sounds wrong. "python setup.py test" should run the
tests against the *source* tree, with in-place extension builds.
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