[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: More metaproblem

From: Stephen Leake
Subject: Re: More metaproblem
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2014 03:16:05 -0600
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3.94 (windows-nt)

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2014 22:23:10 +0100
>> From: Przemysław Wojnowski <address@hidden>
>> 1. How to build a project from source
>> (http://lars.ingebrigtsen.no/2014/11/13/welcome-new-emacs-developers/ is a
>> good start).
> Is it different from INSTALL.REPO in the Emacs tree?


>> 2. How to run (automated) tests - IMHO a must if a project want to be
>> perceived as modern by young developers. Without automated tests young devs
>> will think that project stuck in 80's. Moreover, automated tests enable
>> refactoring, which is standard now. Writing tests is very good starting point
>> for new devs, because one can learn about the system and make it more
>> resistant to unintended changes at the same time.
> Did you look in tests/ ?

We should mention that in the Emacs Developer's Manual (new name for

-- Stephe

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]