[Python-Dev] unit testing bake-off
Mon, 15 Jan 2001 22:33:00 -0800 (PST)
On Mon, 15 Jan 2001, Jeremy Hylton wrote:
> >>>>> "AMK" == Andrew Kuchling <firstname.lastname@example.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?