[TIP] Testing specific code

exarkun at twistedmatrix.com exarkun at twistedmatrix.com
Thu Sep 3 13:36:25 PDT 2009

On 08:20 pm, matthewharrison at gmail.com wrote:
>On Thu, Sep 3, 2009 at 1:20 PM, <exarkun at twistedmatrix.com> wrote:
>>Twisted has some emacs integration code that binds F8 to run the tests 
>>the active buffer.  If it's a test module, then it just runs that 
>> If it's not, then it uses the buffer local 'test-case-name' to decide 
>>tests to run.  Such variables are defined by a line like:
>># -*- test-case-name: foo.bar,baz.quux -*-
>>Trial adopts this convention as well and can be asked to run the tests 
>>apply to a particular module.
>This sounds interesting.  A quick search for twisted emacs doesn't
>reveal much.  Do you happen to know where this code lives?  I'd like
>to be inspired by any good chunks in it :)

I won't promise any of it is good. ;)  But here it is:



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