[twill] Origin of twill
titus at caltech.edu
Mon Oct 9 13:44:50 PDT 2006
On Fri, Oct 06, 2006 at 05:13:41PM +0100, Andy Chambers wrote:
-> Hi titus,
-> I've just discovered twill this afternoon and replaced my existing
-> test suite with twill scripts. I particularly like that you can
-> test both remote and local servers with twill. This was a limitation
-> of my current paste scripts which didn't look easy to fix.
-> The scripting language itself is pretty intuitive too. There were
-> quite a few test cases that "just worked" first time without having
-> to check the docs to see what I was doing wrong.
Glad to hear it!
-> I see from the home page that you've recieved kudos from some pretty
-> high profile devs so I hope you don't mind me tossing my not so high
-> profile thoughts to the list.
Not at all ;). Now if I could just get back to working on twill, after
my defense & trips...
-> So anyway, onto the subject of my email, does twill stand for something?
-> I couldn't find an about page and a quick search through the mailing
-> list archives didn't reveal anything.
Nope. Free association. I think I got there from tweed, but I'm not
sure how I got to tweed.
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