pytest-2.8.2: bug fixes¶
pytest is a mature Python testing tool with more than 1100 tests against itself, passing on many different interpreters and platforms. This release is supposed to be drop-in compatible to 2.8.1.
See below for the changes and see docs at:
As usual, you can upgrade from pypi via:
pip install -U pytest
Thanks to all who contributed to this release, among them:
Bruno Oliveira Demian Brecht Florian Bruhin Ionel Cristian Mărieș Raphael Pierzina Ronny Pfannschmidt holger krekel
Happy testing, The py.test Development Team
2.8.2 (compared to 2.7.2)¶
fix #1085: proper handling of encoding errors when passing encoded byte strings to pytest.parametrize in Python 2. Thanks Themanwithoutaplan for the report and Bruno Oliveira for the PR.
fix #1087: handling SystemError when passing empty byte strings to pytest.parametrize in Python 3. Thanks Paul Kehrer for the report and Bruno Oliveira for the PR.
fix #995: fixed internal error when filtering tracebacks where one entry was generated by an exec() statement. Thanks Daniel Hahler, Ashley C Straw, Philippe Gauthier and Pavel Savchenko for contributing and Bruno Oliveira for the PR.