[Python-Dev] on Python's tests (and making them better)
ggpolo at gmail.com
Sat Jun 7 02:40:15 CEST 2008
2008/6/6 Ron Adam <rrr at ronadam.com>:
> Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>>> How does 1 directory scale when one day you have possibly thousands of
>> I find this a theoretical question. It took 18 years to arrive at 500
>> test files. Assuming a linear growth, we get 1000 tests in 2025, and
>> 2000 tests in 2060. People can worry about reorganizing them then.
> Personally I'd like to see packages have their own test directory. This
> keeps things related to each other together. Top level modules of course
> would have their tests in the top level test directory as they are now.
I really dislike having a test directory inside a python package. You
have my -1 on that idea.
> I don't see any need to subdivide tests further than that.
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