Automation Testing, Java

Mocking static methods in JUnit using PowerMock

We usually need to mock lots of functionality while writing unit tests. In JUnit we have many frameworks to achieve this, but PowerMock is very powerfull API to mock classes. For mocking static functions we have a bit different approach due to their different nature. Assuming we have two utility classes with static functions and one...

by Haider Ali
Tag: unit-test
25-Jun-2015

Grails

Few tips for writing swift and effective unit test cases

To a beginner writing unit tests may seem to be an overhead and a low productive affair. But this could be due to the way he chooses to write tests. One can quite easily be productive at writing unit test cases as well. Following are a few things that I follow to write the spock unit tests cases in the grails application. I hope these...

by Imran Mir
Tag: unit-test
05-Jan-2015

Grails

Grails productivity enhancer. The unsung hero ‘grails interactive mode’

Of late, I have been thinking about the popularity of grails interactive mode amongst developers. I found that though most of us are aware of this mode but we don't use it as often, as it should be. Where should I use grails --interactive mode while developing in grails? The answer may vary from person to person and the level of...

by Mohd Farid
Tag: unit-test
30-Nov-2011

Grails

Tips for Agile Development with Unit Testing approach.

This is more towards the best practices and my experiences for developing an application at a faster rate. In my current project, we are using many different APIs (for external services). And usually it takes time to explore, implement and then stabilize the application. Also, it's not over once you stabilize your APIs based code....

by Salil
Tag: unit-test
14-Jul-2010

Grails

Unit-Tests : Getting started with Service Unit Test

Hi all, Here I am giving a brief introduction about unit testing of services in grails. I will explain it with the help of a simple example. We have a domain class named: Item Two services : UtilService and ItemService Code of UtilService.groovy // class UtilService code class UtilService { boolean transactional =...

by Imran Mir
Tag: unit-test
14-Jun-2010