[TIP] Best practices for testing C extensions?

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Sun Sep 8 12:41:19 PDT 2019

Hey Daniel,

On Sun, Sep 08, 2019 at 03:58:50PM +0200, Daniel Knüttel wrote:
> I bypassed the problem by putting `test/` into another directory (now
> it is `test/test/`) and writing a Makefile that runs 
> `((cd test && python3 -m pytest test/ -vv))`. But that doesn't seem to
> be too elegant and I would like to keep the standard layout. 

One somewhat popular solution is using the src layout:

You might also want to use tox as a defacto-standard instead of a Makefile:


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