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Re: [XP] Re: Interaction Based Testing

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  • J. B. Rainsberger
    ... I suppose so, since isolated is a relative term. -- J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.ca Your guide to software craftsmanship JUnit Recipes:
    Message 1 of 87 , Nov 12, 2007
      Ron Jeffries wrote:

      > Hello, J.. On Friday, November 9, 2007, at 3:54:43 AM, you wrote:
      >
      > >> Toward the end of the presentation, I make a public appeal to replace
      > >> the term "Interaction Based Testing" with "Isolation Based Design."
      >
      > > Oh hey, I like that. Specifically, I think it's isolation-based object
      > > interaction design, but the extra words can be dropped when the
      > > appropriate context is understood.
      >
      > Wouldn't both unit testing with Mocks, and without, be properly
      > called "Isolation-Based"?

      I suppose so, since "isolated" is a relative term.
      --
      J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.ca
      Your guide to software craftsmanship
      JUnit Recipes: Practical Methods for Programmer Testing
      2005 Gordon Pask Award for contribution Agile Software Practice
    • J. B. Rainsberger
      ... I suppose so, since isolated is a relative term. -- J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.ca Your guide to software craftsmanship JUnit Recipes:
      Message 87 of 87 , Nov 12, 2007
        Ron Jeffries wrote:

        > Hello, J.. On Friday, November 9, 2007, at 3:54:43 AM, you wrote:
        >
        > >> Toward the end of the presentation, I make a public appeal to replace
        > >> the term "Interaction Based Testing" with "Isolation Based Design."
        >
        > > Oh hey, I like that. Specifically, I think it's isolation-based object
        > > interaction design, but the extra words can be dropped when the
        > > appropriate context is understood.
        >
        > Wouldn't both unit testing with Mocks, and without, be properly
        > called "Isolation-Based"?

        I suppose so, since "isolated" is a relative term.
        --
        J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.ca
        Your guide to software craftsmanship
        JUnit Recipes: Practical Methods for Programmer Testing
        2005 Gordon Pask Award for contribution Agile Software Practice
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