test names can't contain spaces

Reported by Emily Bache on 2011-05-05
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Bug Description

This is a feature request - at present test names can't contain spaces, and I think this should be changed. For non-technical users this seems very strange since they can have spaces in names in other applications. It prevents people from writing reall expressive names for their tests. It looks bad in demos.

I believe this restriction is because the test is represented by an underlying directory. I would like texttest to allow test names with spaces, and replace them with underscores or dashes in the directory name. Perhaps the testsuite file could be use to keep track of which test names correspond to which directories.

Changed in texttest:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
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