[Distutils] Where should I put tests when packaging python modules?

Robert Collins robertc at robertcollins.net
Mon Oct 12 02:02:10 CEST 2015

On 10 October 2015 at 21:47, Wichert Akkerman <wichert at wiggy.net> wrote:
> Also having test code in the package can be very painful if you use tools
> like venusian which scan and try to import all Python files.

Even if tests are not in-package, such tools need to cope with extras
in general: any optionally-installed dependencies will have this
issue. Venusian offers a callback on import errors -


Robert Collins <rbtcollins at hp.com>
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