On Monday 10 March 2008, Wichert Akkerman wrote: > Indeed, and for that reason this can't be said enough. Doctests are > useful to create testable documentation. They are not the right tool to > create isolated, debuggable tests.
Huh? I totally disagree. If you cannot explain your software in words, you do not understand it. As there are different kinds of programmatic tests, you can easily write different levels of doctests that have different audiences. I do this all the time. Regards, Stephan -- Stephan Richter Web Software Design, Development and Training Google me. "Zope Stephan Richter" _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )