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Re: [Module::Build] Re: Test::META

From:
David Wheeler
Date:
March 29, 2005 11:59
Subject:
Re: [Module::Build] Re: Test::META
Message ID:
8470de5179d1efd348579a44cedf2ef5@kineticode.com
On Mar 28, 2005, at 4:21 PM, Randy W. Sims wrote:

> I think someone had proposed a year or two ago that there should be a 
> test_requires options and I argued against it. Now, I think maybe it 
> was a good idea; especially, since the number of extra testing modules 
> being used have increased a lot over that time.

I think it's a good idea, although since most Perl module users run 
`make test` as part of the build process, I've been comfortable just 
putting such requirements into build_requires. But the distinction *is* 
significant, IME.

Regards,

David




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