[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] r86855 - in python/branches/py3k: Doc/library/unittest.rst Lib/unittest/case.py

Michael Foord fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk
Thu Dec 9 11:57:27 CET 2010

On 09/12/2010 03:45, Éric Araujo wrote:
> Hello,
>> Author: raymond.hettinger
>> Date: Mon Nov 29 02:38:25 2010
>> New Revision: 86855
>> Log: Do not add an obsolete unittest name to Py3.2.
>> Modified: python/branches/py3k/Lib/unittest/case.py
>> -    # Old name for assertCountEqual()
>> -    assertItemsEqual = assertCountEqual
> When we merge distutils2 back into the stdlib, our tests will have to
> work with stdlib unittest in 3.3 or unittest2 for older Pythons (we’ll
> still make standalone releases for them).  unittest2 doesn’t have
> assertCountEqual, unittest in 3.2+ doesn’t have assertItemsEqual, what’s
> the plan for compatibility?

unittest2 will continue to track changes in unittest. A 0.6.0 release is 
planned, with feature parity with the version of unittest in Python 3.2. 
Of course if you want to help that would be much appreciated. :-)

All the best,

Michael Foord

> Regards



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