Re: [ANN] Looking for new LuaJIT maintainers

  • From: Florian Weimer <fw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: luajit@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2015 19:23:59 +0200

* Vyacheslav Egorov:

Florian Weimer <fw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
but it doesn't require knowledge of LuaJIT internals.

I was specifically writing about harvesting test cases (with
permission) from the mailing list archives.

Actually writing a good test suite *does* require a deep understanding
of internals because otherwise you can never ensure good coverage for
all corner and not-so-corner cases.

That's the old debate of blackbox vs whitebox testing.

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