[Nitro] Reap's rubytest script

TRANS transfire at gmail.com
Mon Aug 21 06:38:04 EDT 2006


On 8/21/06, Fabian Buch <fabian at oggu.de> wrote:
>
> Am 20.08.2006 um 23:09 schrieb TRANS:
> > I doubt many people use it besides me (I use all the time). The
> > 'rubytest' program which allows one to directly run tests that are
> > commented in =begin test ... =end blocks in source. I've thought for
> > awhile now that maybe that's not a good name. But I could never think
> > of a better one. Today I thought that maybe 'test#' might be good
> > since '#' seems to be an accepatable file name character on all
> > platforms. What do others think? Any other suggestions? Or should I
> > just stick to 'rubytest'.
>
> Dunno, but 'test#' looks like a typo or like a C#. What's the # in
> test# standing for?

Stands for "comment". Perhaps a bit of misnomer though, since the
comment used is acutally:

  =begin test

    Put your unit tests here.

  =end

T.


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