[Python-Dev] Unittest/doctest formatting differences in 2.7a1?

Lennart Regebro regebro at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 21:19:49 CET 2009

On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 20:25, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> Since the intent of IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL is to make doctests immune to
> implementation version specific changes, it seems to me that extending its
> technical meaning is required to carry out its intent.

Would this be considered bugfixy enough to get into 3.1-branch as well
as 2.7? It really is damn annoying when you try to port doctests to
Python 3, and it would be great if we wouldn't have to wait for 3.2.

Lennart Regebro: Python, Zope, Plone, Grok
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