[Python-Dev] unit testing bake-off

Michel Pelletier michel@digicool.com
Mon, 15 Jan 2001 22:33:00 -0800 (PST)

On Mon, 15 Jan 2001, Jeremy Hylton wrote:

> >>>>> "AMK" == Andrew Kuchling <akuchlin@mems-exchange.org> writes:
>   AMK> On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 02:31:44PM -0500, Jeremy Hylton wrote:
>   >> Let's have all the interested parties vote now, then.  It would
>   >> certainly be helpful to have the new unittest module in the alpha
>   >> release of 2.1.  I'd like to write some new tests and I'd rather
>   >> use the new stuff than the old stuff.
>   AMK> Huh?  If no one has tried the different modules, what's the
>   AMK> point of having a vote?  (Given that doctest is going to be
>   AMK> added, though, it should be checked in ASAP.)
> Guido is the only person that said he hadn't tried anything.  If
> others have given it a whirl, they ought to chime in now.  

I have used pyunit to create a simple set of tests.  It seemed to do the
job well and it was very easy. I'd never done it before and the docs were
fat and A+.

I can only give a one-sided opinion.  I know of AMK's work but I have not
used it, are there others?