Author Kit Yan Choi
Recipients Kit Yan Choi, chris.jerdonek, terry.reedy
Date 2019-09-28.17:14:57
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Pining Chris based on previous discussion in issue16997 ... Hope that's okay.

I notice that the language in my initial message also conflates error and failure. My apologies on the carelessness.

Just to clarify:


    @unittest.expectedFailure
    def test(self):
        THIS_VARIABLE_IS_UNDEFINED  # ---> NameError


should give: ERROR (errors=1)
currently gives: OK (expected failures=1)


By fixing this, we can help projects to maintain their tests decorated with expectedFailure so that the tests remaining to be meaningful.
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2019-09-28 17:14:58Kit Yan Choisetrecipients: + Kit Yan Choi, terry.reedy, chris.jerdonek
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