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the grand unified configuration system

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(c) Mozilla

General tool for setting up configuration options per namespaces. Supports reading and writing configs generally from and into config files.

Running tests

We use nose to run all the unit tests and tox to test multiple python versions. To run the whole suite just run:


tox will pass arguments after -- to nosetests. To run with test coverage calculation, run tox like this:

tox -- --with-coverage --cover-html --cover-package=configman

If you want to run a specific test in a testcase class, though, you might consider just using nosetests:

nosetests configman.tests.test_config_manager:TestCase.test_write_flat
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