[Python-Dev] Unittest PEP do's and don'ts (BDFL pronouncement)
fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk
Wed Jul 16 23:18:20 CEST 2008
C. Titus Brown wrote:
> Paranthetically, wrt unittest, the world seems to be divided into two
> kinds of people : those who find the current API uninspiring but ok, and
> those who absolutely hate it. Has anyone said that they *love* the
> current unittest API with all of its boilerplate? If not, then I think
> that says something, no?
Collecting testcases from the filesystem is a pain. But actually writing
tests (including custom TestCases) using the unittest API is fine. I
find unittest straightforward and readable, I like it.
I don't understand a lot of the criticism comes in for.
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