[twill] [OpenCore Dev] Re: Twill/Flunc blocks
titus at caltech.edu
Tue Dec 11 22:05:02 PST 2007
On Wed, Oct 24, 2007 at 11:46:24AM -0500, Ian Bicking wrote:
-> Titus Brown wrote:
-> > On Fri, Oct 19, 2007 at 04:11:48PM -0500, Ian Bicking wrote:
-> > -> Just throwing an idea out for Twill/Flunc (Flunc is our test runner that
-> > -> uses Twill). Our basic problem: we need some higher-level constructs to
-> > -> generalize our tests. So what if we add Tcl style strings?
[ ... ]
this kind of got buried in my inbox, and rather than leaving it there
I thought I'd give you a quick response.
Without looking into the matter or thinking about it more deeply, I
don't think I can make any sort of decision about whether or not to
plan something like this for twill.
The idea of making a *general* Tcl-ish layer on top of Python is an
intriguing one, though, and I don't think it would be difficult to
support something like that explicitly in twill. It's just a matter of
how to integrate it.
I'm in favor of KISSing it as much as possible, basically.
Sorry to leave this so long. GHOP has consumed me.
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