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Bug#898313: ITP: octave-doctest -- documentation tests for Octave




Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Rafael Laboissière <rafael@xxxxxxxxxx>

* Package name    : octave-doctest
  Version         : 0.6.1
  Upstream Author : Colin B. Macdonald <cbm@xxxxxxxxx>, Michael Walter <michael.walter@xxxxxxxxx>
* URL             : https://octave.sourceforge.io/doctest/
* License         : BDS-3
  Programming Lang: Octave
  Description     : documentation tests for Octave

The Octave-Forge Doctest package finds specially-formatted blocks of example code within documentation files. It then executes the code and confirms the output is correct. This can be useful as part of a testing framework or simply to ensure that documentation stays up-to-date during software development.

This package will be maintained in the realm of the Debian Octave Group. A preliminary version of the package can be built using git-buildpackage from the repository https://salsa.debian.org/pkg-octave-team/octave-doctest.git