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@@ -220,10 +220,10 @@ Final note: if you specify a file that is not writable, an error
### Motivation
Debugging to a log file is very useful, even if your program doesn't do
-"logging" as such. In 2004 I released `dev-utils/debug` which did this and
+"logging" as such. Ages ago I released `dev-utils/debug` which did this and
intended to do more. That's outdated now, only working on 1.8, so a revisit was
-worthwhile with a better name. (If anyone wants the name `dev-utils`, they're
-welcome to it.)
+worthwhile with a better name. (If anyone wants the old name for something
+else, they're welcome to it.)
### Dependencies and requirements
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-cp ../attest/doc/attest.markdown .
+cp ../whitestone/doc/whitestone.markdown .
cp ../col/doc/col.markdown .
cp ../debuglog/doc/debuglog.markdown .
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@@ -3,9 +3,9 @@ layout: default
title: Whitestone
---
-# Whitestone -- succinct and simple unit testing
+# Whitestone: succinct and simple unit testing
-> **whitestone** (v.) to bear witness to; certify; declare to be correct, true, or
+> **attest** (v.) to bear witness to; certify; declare to be correct, true, or
> genuine; declare the truth of, in words or writing, esp. affirm in an official
> capacity: _to whitestone the truth of a statement_.
@@ -772,15 +772,15 @@ Dependencies (automatically resolved by RubyGems):
* `col` for coloured console output (which depends on `term/ansi-color`)
* `differ` for highlighting difference between strings
-Whitestone was developed using Ruby 1.8.7 and has been tested using Ruby 1.9.2.
+Whitestone was initially developed using Ruby 1.8.7, then tested using Ruby
+1.9.2, and now developed again using Ruby 1.9.3.
The colours used in the console output were designed for a black background.
They are hardcoded and it would be a major effort to customise them!
### Project details
* Author: Gavin Sinclair (user name: `gsinclair`; mail server: `gmail.com`)
-* Date: July 2010
* Licence: MIT licence
* Project homepage: [http://gsinclair.github.com/whitestone.html][home]
* Source code: [http://github.com/gsinclair/whitestone][code]
@@ -789,6 +789,11 @@ They are hardcoded and it would be a major effort to customise them!
[home]: http://gsinclair.github.com/whitestone.html
[code]: http://github.com/gsinclair/whitestone
+### History
+
+* July 2010: originally developed under the name 'attest' but not released
+* 1 January 2012: version 1.0.0
+
### Future plans
A lot of work has gone into making Whitestone mature on its initial release. No

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