Following up on an earlier post, I’ve just submitted a trio of patches for Python’s
unittest module to SourceForge:
- Patch #1550272 is the test suite itself. It comprises 128 tests for the mission-critical parts of
- Patch #1550273 fixes 6 issues uncovered while writing the test suite. Several other items that I raised earlier were judged to be either non-issues or behaviours that, while suboptimal, people have come to rely on.
- Patch #1550263 follows up on an earlier patch I submitted for
unittest’s docs. This new patch corrects and clarifies numerous sections of the module’s documentation.
I’m hopeful that these changes will make it into Python 2.5-final or 2.5.1 at the latest.
Here’s a list of the issues …
22 Jan 2016