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Re^2: how to begin with testing?

by jhourcle (Prior)
on Mar 23, 2009 at 14:33 UTC ( #752604=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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I'm not familiar with that specific book, but when you mentioned 'Legacy Code', I was reminded of Peter J. Scott's book Perl Medic: Transforming Legacy Code. It also deal with being handed existing code, and having to maintain it. The third chapter covers tests -- it's not as complete as chromatic's book, but it does give an overview of the perl modules in CPAN (at the time) to handle testing.

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Re^3: how to begin with testing?
by chromatic (Archbishop) on Mar 23, 2009 at 19:12 UTC

    All three books complement each other. If you can read all three, I recommend it.

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