How and why I use pytest's xfail - Paul Ganssle

Episode 171 · November 22nd, 2021 · 38 mins 26 secs

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Paul Ganssle, is a software developer at Google, core Python dev, and open source maintainer for many projects, has some thoughts about pytest's xfail.
He was an early skeptic of using xfail, and is now an proponent of the feature.
In this episode, we talk about some open source workflows that are possible because of xfail.

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