On Jul 18, 2008, at 6:53 AM, Kouhei Sutou wrote:

> Hi,
>
> In <F8E6D5E9-3150-4EF3-9311-3CEC76ACA056 / segment7.net>
>  "[ruby-core:17756] Re: Release Plan: Ruby 1.9.0-2" on Mon, 14 Jul  
> 2008 08:08:05 +0900,
>  Eric Hodel <drbrain / segment7.net> wrote:
>
>>
>> Rails has an unhealthy and unnatural fetish of aliasing methods and
>> replacing them instead of using the more-natural inheritance
>> mechanisms ruby provides.
>
> It seems that they want to consider about users. In their
> way, users don't need to change parent class of their test
> cases. It seems that this is a reasonable reason.

Why would this matter?  Rails generates test files for you.

James Edward Gray II