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Random inputs in unit testing

I recently had an upstream reviewer telling me that I should not randomise my test input because “randomness does not provide a useful input to the test and sets a bad example of practices for writing tests”. I am going … Continue reading

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A foray into virtual machines

One of the things that’s frustrating about being a Launchpad Developer is waiting three hours for the test suite to complete.  It’s always irked me that my quad-core sat there with three idle cores, and parallelising the tests would be … Continue reading

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