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NAME ^

Test::InDistDir - test environment setup for development with IDE

VERSION ^

version 1.112071

SYNOPSIS ^

    use Test::More;
    use Test::InDistDir;

    # when this is run from inside t/ with a default @INC, it will now be in the
    # dist dir and include ./lib in @INC

DESCRIPTION ^

This module helps run test scripts in IDEs like Komodo.

When running test scripts in an IDE i have to set up a project file defining the dist dir to run tests in and a lib dir to load additional modules from. Often I didn't feel like doing that, especially when i only wanted to do a small patch to a dist. In those cases i added a BEGIN block to mangle the environment for me.

This module basically is that BEGIN block. It automatically moves up one directory when it cannot see the test script in "t/$scriptname" and includes 'lib' in @INC when there's no blib present. That way the test ends up with almost the same environment it'd get from EUMM/prove/etc., even when it's actually run inside the t/ directory.

At the same time it will still function correctly when called by EUMM/prove/etc., since it does not change the environment in those cases.

SUPPORT ^

Bugs / Feature Requests

Please report any bugs or feature requests by email to bug-test-indistdir at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=Test-InDistDir. You will be automatically notified of any progress on the request by the system.

Source Code

This is open source software. The code repository is available for public review and contribution under the terms of the license.

https://github.com/wchristian/Test-InDistDir

  git clone https://github.com/wchristian/Test-InDistDir

AUTHOR ^

Christian Walde <walde.christian@googlemail.com>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE ^

This software is Copyright (c) 2011 by Christian Walde.

This is free software, licensed under:

  DO WHAT THE FUCK YOU WANT TO PUBLIC LICENSE, Version 2, December 2004
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