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@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@ Why I am Renaming Testosterone
Seven years ago I released an open source project called testosterone, "a manly
testing interface for Python." It was epic: a test runner implemented with
-curses, Norton Commander for unittest. I wrote my own scrollbars. It proxied
+curses, Norton Commander for unittest. I wrote my own scrollbars. I proxied
pdb in subprocesses. The docs were in Python's old LaTeX doc system. I wrote a
man page for it. Jeremy Hylton interrupted my lightening talk at PyCon 2006 to
tell me that the Van Halen soundtrack was disrupting the session next door. Fun
@@ -16,29 +16,29 @@ Mac OS. Yay! So I cut a new release, the first one in six years. Here's the
conversation that followed, on Twitter, with my friend Barbie
(@velociraptors)::
- ME: Did I just release a new version of testosterone? Why yes, yes I did.
- <link>
+ ME: Did I just release a new version of testosterone? Why yes, yes I
+ did. <link>
- BARBIE: what, exactly, makes it manly?
+ BARBIE: what, exactly, makes it manly?
- ME: It uses curses. I admit the manliness thing is a bit dated. Considering
- renaming it testrogen.
+ ME: It uses curses. I admit the manliness thing is a bit dated.
+ Considering renaming it testrogen.
- BARBIE: using curses makes it manly? I'm not sure I see the connection. I
+ BARBIE: using curses makes it manly? I'm not sure I see the connection. I
vote in favor of testrogen.
- ME: Well, I felt pretty manly writing my own scrollbars. This is how it
- made me feel: <van halen>
+ ME: Well, I felt pretty manly writing my own scrollbars. This is how
+ it made me feel: <van halen>
- BARBIE: using the terminal has not helped me grow a beard, so it's clearly
+ BARBIE: using the terminal has not helped me grow a beard, so it's clearly
not very manly
- ME (clearly not #winning): Check mate. Good game.
+ ME (clearly not #winning): Check mate. Good game.
First thing the next morning::
- ME: Sorry for the sexism.
+ ME: Sorry for the sexism.
BARBIE: recognizing the problem is the first step

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