[openstack-dev] Usage of mox through out the Openstack project.

Alex Meade alex.meade at rackspace.com
Wed Jul 24 18:37:32 UTC 2013

+1 I prefer mock over mox as well. It's more readable and intuitive. I've had a number of bad mox experiences lately so I'm a tad biased.


-----Original Message-----
From: "Jay Pipes" <jaypipes at gmail.com>
Sent: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 2:24pm
To: openstack-dev at lists.openstack.org
Subject: Re: [openstack-dev] Usage of mox through out the Openstack project.

On 07/24/2013 02:19 PM, Alex Gaynor wrote:
> I think moving towards mock is a better long term strategy:
> a) I don't you're correct that it's the most familiar for most python
> developers. By PyPi installs (A TERRIBLE METRIC, but it's all we have).
> Mock has 24k in the last week, mox has 3.5k
> b) mock is a part of the standard library starting with python 3.3, this
> will lead to even more adoption.

++. I personally prefer mock over mox.


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