David is a software design obsessive working mainly with Python.
He is the creator of Import Linter, a tool for enforcing rules about the imports within and between Python packages.
Based in London, he currently builds tools for the energy industry, in particular for the renewable energy company Octopus Energy. He also blogs and gives talks.
May 8th, 2020 | 45 mins 2 secs
"Code is read much more often than it is written." - Guido van Rossum
This is true for both production code and test code.
David Seddon came up with 6 principles to help us write more readable tests.
We discuss these, as well as more benefits of readable tests.