Entries Tagged as 'Dynamic Languages'

Dynamic Languages are not Inherently More Testable

July 13th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Lately a lot of people have been arguing that dynamic languages (JavaScript, Python, Ruby) are inherently more testable then static languages such as Java. (See Java is Naturally Untestable, Comments) But in my opinion it is a bad idea and a misdirected argument. Mutable global state is bad Replacing methods at runtime is mutating global [...]

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