[TIP] Test discovery for unittest

laidler at stsci.edu laidler at stsci.edu
Sun Apr 5 10:10:43 PDT 2009

>> There's a natural desire to minimize the dependencies in your code.  If
>> stuff you want is in the stdlib, you don't need any 3rd-party package
>> dependencies to use it, therefore people want to get the stuff they like
>> into the stdlib.
>I wonder how much of this desire actually roots in the lack 
>of a standard way to install and nicely manage dependencies. 

For me at least, this is irrelevant. Zero dependencies beats N dependencies
hands down, no matter how easy it is to install and manage the N dependencies.


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