But if you write a test, why put it in a Test:: test suite? Put it in a monitoring service. You want tests that tell you that something is wrong, instead of having a test you run when you've been informed by an angry customer that "it doesn't work".
That's what we do. When we have a problem and we realize that there could have been a test for it - we write a test and have nagios check the output. Preferable of course, we have the test before we first run into a problem, but we live in a real world and that doesn't always happen.
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