Re: [dev] Suckless unit testing in C?

From: Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:26:08 +0100

> A good example for this is how'd you develop a compiler for some
> language: whenever an input program results in a compiler error/bug
> that is non-conforming to the language standard, fix the bug in the
> compiler implementation and record the specific input program as unit
> test for future uses. During time your unit tests will grow an test
> real world problems and not artificial programs that the developer
> came up with while developing and that haven been rendered invalid
> meanwhile.

But in this case you are talking about functional test or test cases,
I feel they are different to unit test, isn't it?

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