why no block comments in Python?

Benji York benji at benjiyork.com
Thu Mar 9 14:59:23 CET 2006


Terry Hancock wrote:
> I'm thinking this might be a use-case for the new support for
> doctests in a separate file.

Having doctests in their own file is (IMHO) a majorly under appreciated 
feature of doctest.  The ability to do either nice user (as in 
developer) docs with known good examples or well documented 
not-meant-for-documentation unit/functional/integration tests is terrific.
--
Benji York



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