[Buildbot-devel] Include tests in the distribution?

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Sun Feb 28 19:25:21 UTC 2010

On Sun, Feb 28, 2010 at 10:17 AM,  <exarkun at twistedmatrix.com> wrote:
> How do you know if "setup.py install" worked if you can't run the tests on
> the installation it creates?

Well, running tests on an installed package is different from
*installing* the tests.

> Tests should be installed, like everything else.

But this does seem to be the consensus.  Distro packagers are then
free to rm -rf buildbot/tests if they so desire.

Thanks for the discussion!


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