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Monthly Archives: December 2008

Functional Programming Unit Testing – Part 4

In our previous installment, we talked about bringing together the traditional xUnit tests and QuickCheck property-based tests together in a single cohesive step.  For this installment, let’s talk about test coverage. But, before we continue, let’s get caught up to … Continue reading 

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Functional Programming Unit Testing – Part 3

In the previous post, we talked about using QuickCheck as opposed to traditional xUnit framework testing.  This covered some of the arguments for using property-based testing for our pure algorithms and relegating the xUnit framework tests for the rest.  The … Continue reading 

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Functional Programming Unit Testing – Part 2

In the previous post, we talked about some of the basics of functional programming unit testing.  That post mostly focused around HUnit, which is a traditional xUnit testing framework.  This time, let’s focus on type-based property testing, which is to … Continue reading 

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Functional Programming Unit Testing – Part 1

As you noticed from my last post regarding functional programming and unit testing, there is a bit to be discussed.  Important to any programming language is not only the language, but the frameworks and tooling around it, such is the … Continue reading 

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F# + TestDriven.NET + xUnit.net = WIN

As you may notice on my blog lately, I’ve been focusing on design and functional programming lately.  There is a lot to explore in terms of those two topics in the next series of blog posts especially around xUnit frameworks, … Continue reading 

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[ANN] The Real World Haskell Book Club

UPDATE: Now all three authors will be joining As I was heading out the door last week for my Thanksgiving holiday, I noticed a package from Amazon on my front porch, which was the long awaited Real World Haskell book.  … Continue reading 

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