[TIP] including tests in packages, or not

Olemis Lang olemis at gmail.com
Mon Sep 21 05:31:35 PDT 2009

On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 7:25 AM, Robert Collins
<robertc at robertcollins.net> wrote:
> Olemis Lang wrote:
>> What's wrong with setuptools test command ?
> Someone that just has the package installed is less likely to have
> setup.py there.

Yes you'r right (I confess) . Why not to add test command in unittest itself ?

>> IMO, if someone needs something like this then it would always be
>> possible to subclass TestLoader . Why should that be included in the
>> top-level (i.e. very simple ;o) TestLoader class ?
> Why should someone have to subclass to get something that is both
> trivial and extremely useful?

Well here possibly you'r right :) ... so I wont follow ;o)



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