[Bioperl-l] test::more template
bix at sendu.me.uk
Fri Oct 20 10:04:48 UTC 2006
Nathan S. Haigh wrote:
> Chris Fields wrote:
>> Note that if you plan on using Test::More with the bioperl-run test suite,
>> you should add it to the bioperl-run CVS distribution directory in 't/lib'.
>> Most people will have it installed, but you never know.
> What is the reason for including Test::More in 't/lib' rather than
> having it as a prereq?
Because we want to ensure that the test suite runs and tells you real
problems (if any) about the code (Bioperl) that it is testing, not
problems about actually running the tests (which are NOT required for
using Bioperl, so cannot be considered 'pre-requisites').
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