[Python-Dev] Location of tests for packages

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Mon Jan 24 23:13:38 CET 2011

2011/1/24 Éric Araujo <merwok at netwok.org>:
>> Right now, the tests for the unittest package are under the
>> package directory instead of Lib/test where we have most of the
>> other tests.
>> There are some other packages that do the same thing, each for
>> their own reason.
> The corresponding bug report is #10572 (opened by Michael Foord).
> R. David Murray was +1 for moving email tests, Barry deferred to him,
> Brett was +0 for importlib, and I was ±0 for distutils.  Maintainers of
> ctypes, json, lib2to3 and sqlite3 haven’t yet expressed themselves.

I prefer lib2to3 tests to stay in lib2to3/.


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