[Bioperl-l] [Bioperl-guts-l] moving tests to use Test::More

Spiros Denaxas spiros at lokku.com
Wed Apr 11 21:08:47 EDT 2007


Good idea Chris. Just got back home so will probably do it tomorrow
morning or so.

Spiros

On 4/11/07, Chris Fields <cjfields at uiuc.edu> wrote:
> We should probably place something on the wiki to prevent overlaps
> (i.e. make sure no two devs are working on the same tests).  I
> planned on working on the G's last night but got bogged down.
>
> Spiros, if you haven't already go ahead and create a list on a wiki
> page for tracking.  We can lay claim to them by tagging with our sigs
> and cross them off once complete.
>
> chris
>
> On Apr 11, 2007, at 9:56 AM, Spiros Denaxas wrote:
>
> > Yep! I have some rough stats I have at home, I will post them later on
> > tonight. Roughly, if i remember correctly, 50% of the tests were still
> > using Test, all the others were using Test::More.
> >
> > More to follow later on,
> > Spiros
> >
> > On 4/11/07, Nathan Haigh <n.haigh at sheffield.ac.uk> wrote:
> >> It should be easy enough to find those t/*.t files that have "use
> >> Test;"
> >> or "require Test;" This should provide a list of files still
> >> needing to
> >> be converted over to Test::More. As discussed previously, it may
> >> also be
> >> useful to use Test::Exception to test for situations where
> >> exceptions/warnings are thrown. If you add additional tests using
> >> this
> >> module, you should add the Test::Exception module to t/lib/
> >>
> >> Good luck, and feel free to mail the list with questions/comments
> >> etc.
> >>
> >> Nath
> >>
> >>
> >> Chris Fields wrote:
> >> > At the moment we do not have a comprehensive list up on the
> >> wiki.  I
> >> > have been slowly working (alphabetically!) to switch them over, so
> >> > any help would be appreciated.
> >> >
> >> > I have CC'd this to the main mail list for anyone else interested.
> >> >
> >> > chris
> >> >
> >> > On Apr 9, 2007, at 1:23 PM, Spiros Denaxas wrote:
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >> Hey guys,
> >> >>
> >> >> I noticed there's an open task regarding moving testing code to
> >> use
> >> >> Test::More etc and that Chris and Nathan are already on to it. Is
> >> >> there any kind of wiki page that you keep track of which
> >> modules you
> >> >> are already working on? I am new to this and want to contribute,
> >> >> having a fair amount of unit testing from work, but don't want
> >> to step
> >> >> over other people's work and avoid duplication as well.
> >> >> Any pointers where i could get started would be much
> >> appreciated :-)
> >> >>
> >> >> Thanks,
> >> >> Spiros
> >> >>
> >> >> ps. apologies if this is not the correct list to post this, just
> >> >> seemed the most intuitive choice.
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> >> >
> >> > Christopher Fields
> >> > Postdoctoral Researcher
> >> > Lab of Dr. Robert Switzer
> >> > Dept of Biochemistry
> >> > University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
> >> >
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> Christopher Fields
> Postdoctoral Researcher
> Lab of Dr. Robert Switzer
> Dept of Biochemistry
> University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
>
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