[racket-dev] should package "X" imply package "X-test"?

From: Sam Tobin-Hochstadt (samth at cs.indiana.edu)
Date: Tue Oct 15 17:08:46 EDT 2013

I agree with this. In particular, I like to be able to use libraries in
testing code that the rest of the library doesn't depend on, and I'd like
to not make users install those extra libraries.

On Oct 15, 2013 4:47 PM, "Matthew Flatt" <mflatt at cs.utah.edu> wrote:

> We have several packages "X" that imply packages "X-lib" and "X-doc"
> --- and that seems good to me.
> Some "X"s also imply "X-test", while other "X"s do not imply "X-test"
> (even though "X-test" exists). We should change one of those sets to be
> consistent with the other.
> It's important that "X-lib" and "X-test" end up in the same source
> repository, but I don't think that "X" clients necessarily need tests
> for "X". So, I suggest that "X" should not imply "X-test".
> Other opinions?
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