[Python-Dev] test_hashlib

R. David Murray rdmurray at bitdance.com
Sun Jul 22 04:10:55 CEST 2012

On Sun, 22 Jul 2012 01:05:35 -0000, =?iso-8859-1?Q?Kristj=E1n_Valur_J=F3nsson?= <kristjan at ccpgames.com> wrote:
> Indeed, shame on me for not mentioning this.
> I rarely have the full complement of externals available when I'm doing python work, and it struck me that this unitest was failing.
> I suppose it should be possible to write unittests that test more than one particular implementation.

It is indeed, and we have been moving the unit tests to do exactly
that for the cases where there is a Python implementation as well as
a C implementation.  It seems like it would be appropriate to open an
issue for doing that for hashlib, in addition to one for fixing this
particular issue with the Python version.


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