TAP testing in Python

Lukas Fleischer lfleischer at archlinux.org
Mon Mar 23 01:09:37 UTC 2020

On Sun, 22 Mar 2020 at 21:03:31, Frédéric Mangano-Tarumi wrote:
> I didn\u2019t realize it at first, but since pytest-tap outputs TAP already,
> a very simple shell wrapper invoking pytest with the right arguments
> should be enough to integrate it with the existing test structure.


> One friction point with pytest-tap is that it\u2019s not in the official Arch
> repositories, unlike all the other libraries aurweb depends on. Most
> Python developers should be familiar with pip and virtualenv though, but
> that\u2019s inconsistent with the instructions in TESTING that suggest using
> pacman to install Python dependencies.

I will work on a package and add it to the repositories tomorrow.

Best regards,

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