Testing

Continuous Testing Dashboard for Laravel
Laravel Packages / October 26, 2017

Continuous Testing Dashboard for Laravel

Tests Watcher is a continuous testing dashboard made with Laravel by Antonio Carlos Ribeiro. According to the author, think of it as “Laravel Horizon for all of your tests.” It supports PHPUnit, Laravel Dusk, PhpSpec, Behat, Atoum, and any test framework executed in the terminal. This project isn’t only for PHP, you could integrate this dashboard with Jest or Rake tests, for example.

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The Official Unit Testing Utility Library for Vue.js Is Now Available
News / October 10, 2017

The Official Unit Testing Utility Library for Vue.js Is Now Available

Vue.js now has an official unit testing library for testing Vue applications. It provides methods for unit testing your components. A 1.0 beta version shipped Monday, as well as an official guide to help you get started with standard tips, using test runners, and testing components which use Vuex (centralized state management for Vue).

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Testing Laravel Middleware with HTTP Tests
Laravel Tutorials / September 28, 2017

Testing Laravel Middleware with HTTP Tests

Writing HTTP tests in Laravel is so easy and convenient, and I find myself doing more testing at this level. In this post, I’d like to demonstrate a practical example of testing a middleware using HTTP tests.

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Testing With PhpSpec
Laravel Tutorials / September 15, 2017

Testing With PhpSpec

Learn how to start unit testing with the SpecBDD process through PhpSpec

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Insights into Laravel package design
Sponsor / July 18, 2017

Insights into Laravel package design

In this tutorial, we will look at the basics of creating and installing Laravel packages into your projects.

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A Roundup of Laravel Testing Resources and Packages
Development Tools / July 11, 2017

A Roundup of Laravel Testing Resources and Packages

With all of the benefits of testing, it’s still challenging to continually test applications. If you are looking to start learning how to test Laravel applications or you want to expand your skills here is a list of great resources to help you.

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Introduction to Seeding Data in Testing
Laravel Tutorials / April 08, 2017

Introduction to Seeding Data in Testing

Since seeding was released in Laravel 5.1, testing has become easier and quicker. You can have ten users with each having a post or 1000 users with one or more posts inserted before the testing begins. In this tutorial, you will create a test case to test the user model and a seeder to seed …

Testing File Uploads With Laravel
Laravel Tutorials / March 03, 2017

Testing File Uploads With Laravel

Laravel now includes a new system for testing file uploads through two new fake methods, one on the UploadFile class and another on the Storage facade. As the documentation shows here is a full test showing it in use: <?php namespace Tests\Feature; use Tests\TestCase; use Illuminate\Http\UploadedFile; use Illuminate\Support\Facades\Storage; use Illuminate\Foundation\Testing\WithoutMiddleware; use Illuminate\Foundation\Testing\DatabaseMigrations; use Illuminate\Foundation\Testing\DatabaseTr... Read more…

Testing Partial JSON Responses with Laravel
Laravel 5.4 / February 15, 2017

Testing Partial JSON Responses with Laravel

Laravel provides many useful helpers for testing your application and it has great support for testing HTTP testing through its fluent API. A feature added to v5.4.10 is a new assertJsonFragment method that allows you to look for a specific fragment instead of the whole JSON response. Here is a quick example to show how …

Review of Test-Driven Laravel
Laravel Books / November 29, 2016

Review of Test-Driven Laravel

I’ve been programming for close to a decade, and I’m constantly trying to find ways so to improve my skill set to be able to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of technology. The one area I’ve always wanted to improve in has been testing. I’ve joked on Twitter about using my HasAdamWathanOnTelegramForSupport trait to … Continue reading Review of Test-... Read more…