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<< Test::Builder | Failure Is An Option >>
<< Test::Builder | Failure Is An Option >>
Passing Tests Should PASS
Passing Tests Should PASS
One must trust their test suite, else it will be ignored.
When it fails, it should indicate a real problem.
"Expected failures" sap that trust.
"Oh, don't worry, that test always fails on Redhat 6.2"
If a failure sometimes isn't really a failure, when do you know a real
"Expected failures" make test automation impossible.
Programs don't know "well, the test failed but it really passed"
Joe CPAN module installer also doesn't know that.
Get your test suite at 100% and keep it there.
That's worth saying again.