Invitation to "adopt pytest month"

Mads Kiilerich mads at
Thu Mar 19 19:32:15 EDT 2015

On 03/19/2015 11:30 PM, Brianna Laugher wrote:
> Hello,
> I am a contributor to the testing library pytest, and in April we are
> holding "adopt pytest month". We are inviting open source projects who
> are interested in possibly taking up pytest, to be paired with
> experienced pytest users, who can help them convert and write tests,
> and show ways to make the most of pytest. More info here:
> Pytest tests typically require much less boilerplate and feel more
> "Pythonic" than unittest style tests, and there are also 100+ plugins
> available, as well as many API hooks for writing your own
> customisations. (Although, it can run unittest style tests by default,
> as well as nose and doctests.) So... we think it's pretty cool and
> have lots of volunteers eager to help spread the love.
> This is a bit of a cold call email, so please excuse me for butting
> in. Although I noticed testing is on your "road map", so... if there
> is someone who would be interested in working with a
> pytest volunteer on this...please let me know/sign up! :)

Thank you for the offer! We could certainly use that - there is a lot of 
room for improvement here ;-)

The big question is if someone "here" have time and timing to work on it 
on our side and pair with you. That would be awesome. Anyone?


More information about the kallithea-general mailing list