jastrachan | 2 Feb 19:32 2005

Re: [groovy-dev] avoid println in tests ?

Could we maybe pipe the output of println to somewhere else, so you can 
see the test report with what worked/didn't and not have to wade 
through the output?

On 2 Feb 2005, at 18:27, Dierk Koenig wrote:
> Hiall,
> browsing through the current test suite and using the
> test reports I noticed that there are numerous
> println statements.
> Those printlines make the reports more difficult to read
> than they should be.
> They also do not add much to the expressiveness of the
> tests as they do not reveal what is expected.
> I'd like to propose the general rule to avoid
> output to System.out in test cases.
> The current changes we need to apply to the
> existing test suite may offer the opportunity
> to get rid of this "test smell".
> Any comments?
> Mittie