[Twisted-Python] Re: [Twisted-commits] r22733 - Add clear() method to TestSuite, play with DocTestSuite (ahah some much fun).
exarkun at divmod.com
Sat Mar 1 10:26:25 EST 2008
On Sat, 01 Mar 2008 10:39:49 +0100, Thomas Hervé <therve at free.fr> wrote:
>Jonathan Lange a écrit :
>>On Sat, Mar 1, 2008 at 9:02 AM, Thomas Herve
>><therve at wolfwood.twistedmatrix.com> wrote:
>>> @@ -1241,6 +1242,13 @@
>>> return result
>>> + def clear(self):
>>> + """
>>> + Remove all previously added tests.
>>> + """
>>> + self._tests = 
>>What's your plan for making sure this works with stdlib TestSuite?
>I haven't think about it much. The tests aren't broken, so the behavior is
>not really defined. I could just check if the method exists, but that
>doesn't seem very nice. Maybe we could have a ITestSuite interface to add
>specific behavior to the twisted TestSuite object (and then check the
>interface). Or maybe I could just let the old self._tests = , but exarkun
>wasn't very happy about that.
>What do you think?
We're already adapting everything we come across to ITestCase. It seems
that clear should be a method of that interface. If necessary, we can
provide an adapter from the stdlib TestSuite which defines that method.
Testing should be a simple matter then.
More information about the Twisted-Python