[Tutor] testing new style class properties using pyUnit ?
duncan at thermal.esa.int
Thu Jul 1 04:40:42 EDT 2004
dyoo .at. hkn . eecs . berkeley . edu said:
> Something strikes me weird though: if you're testing the set/get stuff,
> why not modify your test to:
> def testSet(self):
> a = A_New()
> self.assertEqual(0, a.x)
> a.x = 1
> self.assertEqual(1, a.x)
Yes, you are quite right: keep it simple, stupid!
In the actual original code I had the more contorted
because I wanted to do as much as possible within the pyUnit context
and also because the original setter did a bit more behind the scenes
than is obvious from this simplified example.
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