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Inform 7 IDE and xUnit testing

Today at work we were discussing unit testing and code coverage tools on .Net. I’ve worked with these tools before on both Java and .Net platforms. But the rehashing today made me draw some analogies to what I’m referring to as the Inform 7 IDE. Inform is a design system for interactive fiction based on natural language. I started evaluating Inform this previous weekend as a possible platform to introduce my almost nine year old daughter to some form of programming on the computer. Here is what a simple Inform 7 program looks like (this example is from the Wikipedia entry for Inform): [source:html] “Hello World” by “I.F. Author” The […]

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