Category

Unit Test Frameworks

This category does not have a description yet. You can add one on github!

rspec

46.73
BDD for Ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
228,384,191
Stars
2,289
Forks
184
Watchers
92
 Releases
Current version
3.7.0
Total releases
164
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
80%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
64%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
47,167

minitest

29.96
minitest provides a complete suite of testing facilities supporting TDD, BDD, mocking, and benchmarking. "I had a class with Jim Weirich on testing last week and we were allowed to choose our testing frameworks. Kirk Haines and I were paired up and we cracked open the code for a few test frameworks... I MUST say that minitest is *very* readable / understandable compared to the 'other two' options we looked at. Nicely done and thank you for helping us keep our mental sanity." -- Wayne E. Seguin minitest/test is a small and incredibly fast unit testing framework. It provides a rich set of assertions to make your tests clean and readable. minitest/spec is a functionally complete spec engine. It hooks onto minitest/test and seamlessly bridges test assertions over to spec expectations. minitest/benchmark is an awesome way to assert the performance of your algorithms in a repeatable manner. Now you can assert that your newb co-worker doesn't replace your linear algorithm with an exponential one! minitest/mock by Steven Baker, is a beautifully tiny mock (and stub) object framework. minitest/pride shows pride in testing and adds coloring to your test output. I guess it is an example of how to write IO pipes too. :P minitest/test is meant to have a clean implementation for language implementors that need a minimal set of methods to bootstrap a working test suite. For example, there is no magic involved for test-case discovery. "Again, I can't praise enough the idea of a testing/specing framework that I can actually read in full in one sitting!" -- Piotr Szotkowski Comparing to rspec: rspec is a testing DSL. minitest is ruby. -- Adam Hawkins, "Bow Before MiniTest" minitest doesn't reinvent anything that ruby already provides, like: classes, modules, inheritance, methods. This means you only have to learn ruby to use minitest and all of your regular OO practices like extract-method refactorings still apply.
 Popularity
Downloads
143,343,696
Stars
2,430
Forks
400
Watchers
68
 Releases
Current version
5.11.3
Total releases
110
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
92%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
0%
Average date of last 50 commits
within last year
Reverse Depencencies
9,175

test-unit

2.29
test-unit (Test::Unit) is unit testing framework for Ruby, based on xUnit principles. These were originally designed by Kent Beck, creator of extreme programming software development methodology, for Smalltalk's SUnit. It allows writing tests, checking results and automated testing in Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
10,761,059
Stars
173
Forks
67
Watchers
22
 Releases
Current version
3.2.8
Total releases
63
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
95%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
78%
Average date of last 50 commits
within last year
Reverse Depencencies
2,245

bacon

0.23
Bacon is a small RSpec clone weighing less than 350 LoC but nevertheless providing all essential features. http://github.com/chneukirchen/bacon
 Popularity
Downloads
269,094
Stars
409
Forks
52
Watchers
14
 Releases
Current version
1.2.0
Total releases
4
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
66%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
36%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
301

wrong

0.19
Wrong provides a general assert method that takes a predicate block. Assertion failure messages are rich in detail. The Wrong idea is to replace all those countless assert_this, assert_that library methods which only exist to give a more useful failure message than "assertion failed". Wrong replaces all of them in one fell swoop, since if you can write it in Ruby, Wrong can make a sensible failure message out of it. Also provided are several helper methods, like rescuing, capturing, and d.
 Popularity
Downloads
192,503
Stars
426
Forks
29
Watchers
9
 Releases
Current version
0.7.1
Total releases
36
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
41%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
35%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
57

riot

0.14
An extremely fast, expressive, and context-driven unit-testing framework. A replacement for all other testing frameworks. Protest the slow test.
 Popularity
Downloads
110,233
Stars
319
Forks
26
Watchers
15
 Releases
Current version
0.12.7
Total releases
44
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
60%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
53%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
133

rubydoctest

0.1
Ruby version of Python's doctest tool, but a bit different.
 Popularity
Downloads
302,524
Stars
90
Forks
12
Watchers
8
 Releases
Current version
1.1.5
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
58%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
25%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
5

shindo

0.07
Work with your tests, not against them.
 Popularity
Downloads
188,590
Stars
76
Forks
12
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.3.8
Total releases
39
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
62%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
88%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
60

testrocket

0.04
A super lightweight lamdba-based testing library for Ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
3,625
Stars
163
Forks
1
Watchers
5
 Releases
Current version
0.0.2
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
50%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
83%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
2

testy

0.03
testy
 Popularity
Downloads
2,808
Stars
97
Forks
5
Watchers
3
 Releases
Current version
0.4.2
Total releases
1
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
0%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
1

fix

0.02
Specing framework for Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
25,633
Stars
40
Forks
1
Watchers
3
 Releases
Current version
0.17.1
Total releases
29
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
0%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
10

micronaut

0.02
An excellent replacement for the wheel...
 Popularity
Downloads
6,574
Stars
79
Forks
2
Watchers
4
 Releases
Current version
0.3.0
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
100%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
0%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
11

assert

0.02
Assertion style testing framework.
 Popularity
Downloads
107,546
Stars
8
Forks
1
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
2.16.5
Total releases
52
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
93%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
97%
Average date of last 50 commits
within last 2 years
Reverse Depencencies
100

lemon

0.01
Lemon is a unit testing framework that tightly correlates class to test case and method to test unit.
 Popularity
Downloads
30,422
Stars
6
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
0.9.1
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
61%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
9

kintama

0.01
It's for writing tests.
 Popularity
Downloads
19,074
 Releases
Current version
0.1.13
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Reverse Depencencies
8

test_inline

0.01
test_inline allows you to place your automated testing right next to the code being tested much like RDoc allows you to put your documentation right next to the code being documented. See the README for the rational for why you would want to do this.
 Popularity
Downloads
39,528
Stars
7
Forks
1
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.4.4
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
66%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
1

dtf

0.01
DTF is a modular testing framework skeleton. This is the control gem containing the db schema(s) and command-line script.
 Popularity
Downloads
40,863
Stars
14
Forks
1
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.4.1
Total releases
20
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
100%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
100%
Average date of last 50 commits
more than 2 years ago
Reverse Depencencies
3

detest

0.0
Detest is an assertion testing library for [Ruby] that features a simple assertion vocabulary, instant debuggability of failures, and flexibility in composing tests.
 Popularity
Downloads
10,785
 Releases
Current version
3.1.3
Total releases
4
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Reverse Depencencies
0