That's nice if you're optimizing to minimize test runtime. However, I usually optimize to maximize test independence. I want each *.t file to run in its own interpreter from a known starting point.

That said, I do often look for ways to run similar tests in one main loop where the test data comes from a data structure within the .t file or from outside the .t file in some way.

How does Test::Class handle the independence issue? Load all the modules and then fork for each class?

-xdg

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In reply to Re: Stupid, but fun, ideas in testing by xdg
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