from the not-to-harsh-on-your-mellow dept.
egalluzzo writes "Announced today, the AffirmIt! unit testing framework for Ruby the harsh, archaic notions of 'truth' and 'failure,' preferring instead to affirm your code. After all, who are to make value judgments about code that 'works' or 'doesn't work'? DHH announced earlier on Twitter that Rails plans to move to this new evaluation framework in version 3.1."
...when fits of creativity run strong, more than one programmer or writer has
been known to abandon the desktop for the more spacious floor.
- Fred Brooks, Jr.