There is a huge number of books about TDD. Those books usually
concentrate on using test for units of work. Units of work are
understood in many different...
9 replies - 19558 views - 11/28/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
My last blog was the fourth in a series of blogs on approaches to
testing code, demonstrating how to create a unit test that isolates the
object under test...
3 replies - 4491 views - 11/28/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
My last blog was the third in a series of blogs on approaches to testing
code and discussing what you do and don’t have to test. It’s based
5 replies - 4171 views - 11/26/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
I’ve updated my Spring Mockito Demo app that I demonstrate when teaching with a PowerMock of a final class with a static method.
0 replies - 4047 views - 11/25/11 by Gordon Dickens in Articles
Having [automated] unit/integration/functional/… tests is great but
it is too easy for them to become a hindrance, making any change to the
2 replies - 3488 views - 11/24/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
I was in the office yesterday, talking about testing to one of my
colleagues who was a little unconvinced by writing unit tests. One of
the reasons that he...
14 replies - 4861 views - 11/21/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
I was attending a workshop at XP/Agile Universe in 2002 when the
phrase 'Specification By Example' struck me as a way to describe one
of roles of testing in...
0 replies - 8196 views - 11/18/11 by Martin Fowler in Articles
There’s not much doubt about it, the way you test your code is a
contentious issue. Different test techniques find favour with different
2 replies - 3895 views - 11/17/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
My last blog
was the first in a series of blogs on approaches to testing code,
outlining a simple scenario of retrieving an address from a database
0 replies - 5905 views - 11/16/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
Good functional testing is one of the most difficult tasks for web
application developers and their teams. It is a challenge to develop
tests that are...
0 replies - 7407 views - 11/14/11 by Carey Flichel in Articles
Cirilo Wortel recently attended the QA&TEST Conference which featured a strong list of speakers and a wide variety of talks on test automation, user...
1 replies - 4348 views - 11/04/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
It seems to me that developers often do not really distinguish
between the various types of unit tests they should be writing and thus
mix things that...
2 replies - 5173 views - 10/26/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
Israel Gat of Cutter Consortium speaks with DZone on his two sessions at Agile 2011, one of which is about his new methodology for taking DevOps and Continuous...
0 replies - 6632 views - 10/25/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
Selenium 2 features new Api and implementations which goes under the name of WebDriver. It's a simpler, faster, object-oriented Api that applies to modern web...
0 replies - 10900 views - 10/25/11 by Giorgio Sironi in Articles
So far I’ve written a couple of blogs on PowerMock covering some of what
I think are its most useful features. Today’s blog takes a look at...
4 replies - 12400 views - 10/24/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
I like writing unit tests but Java doesn’t make it particularly easy.
Especially if you need to create objects and object trees, transform
14 replies - 6412 views - 10/20/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
After two releases of the open source version of protobuf-dt
and ten Google-internal ones, code complexity grow to a point that more
1 replies - 6076 views - 10/19/11 by Alex Ruiz in Articles
In this example I will show how you can perform a standard Maven build
whilst keeping your unit and integration tests in separate packages.
1 replies - 7267 views - 10/19/11 by John Dobie in Articles
If you got used to JUnit 4′s assertThat with various
matchers (of course you will need junit-dep.jar and hamcrest.jar to get
the full set instead of the...
0 replies - 3726 views - 10/17/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
In a recent blog, I tried to highlight the benefits of using dependency
injection and expressing the idea that one of the main benefits of this
0 replies - 14965 views - 10/13/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles