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Re^3: 'state' variables and unit testing

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Feb 01, 2014 at 20:57 UTC ( #1072996=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: 'state' variables and unit testing
in thread 'state' variables and unit testing

Something like this untestable too

To me it looks like a bug, not just untestable. Tests just reveal the bug.

Let me rephrase my earlier point: APIs are testable or not testable; state variables are just a way to implement an API. state vars are a tool, and neither good nor evil; it's only misuse of state vars (and thus broken APIs) that makes stuff hard to test.

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