Finance::YahooQuote 0.23

March 25, 2010
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(This article was first published on Thinking inside the box , and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Rule number one in regression testing is to not depend on volatile data. Which I seem to have violated in file t/02simple.t in the Perl package Finance::YahooQuote.

Which lead the automated Perl test scripts to remind me for a few days now that the full company name for symbol IBM no longer corresponded to what I had encoded. Not really a bug, but a failure in tests anyway.

So without further ado: a new version 0.23 of Finance::YahooQuote which addressed this issue is now in the Debian queue and on CPAN and my local yahooquote page.

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