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testing: Need some test case wide Setup and Cleanup method to avoid duplication code. #8340
Before filing a bug, please check whether it has been fixed since the latest release. Search the issue tracker and check that you're running the latest version of Go: Run "go version" and compare against http://golang.org/doc/devel/release.html If a newer version of Go exists, install it and retry what you did to reproduce the problem. Thanks. What does 'go version' print? go version go1.3 darwin/amd64 Testing: Testing require setup and tearDown function in test case file wide, like the test framework like rspec(http://old.rspec.info/documentation/before_and_after.html) Each test case can have a setup method to allow do some setup stuff, like create a DB connection or start a HTTP server etc. After the test case, can have a function clear some up, so a lot of duplication setup in each test case can be avoid. I think rspec is really have a good point, but Golang can at least add some function like, TestSetup () and TestEnd() function in each test file to archive same propose.
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