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Tag Archive — "tdd"

Is spying on mocks a bad practice for unit tests?
For a long time, I have been trying to include tests in every project in which I've worked on. There are several types of automated tests (or what should actually be called automated checks). From unit tests, integration and functional tests, to end-to-end tests. Each one of th...
Unit testing Zend Framework 2 modules
One of the first articles I wrote in this blog was an introduction to unit testing PHP applications. You can find it here in case you need to know the first steps and the theory. On this article I'm going to explain how to get a Zend Framework 2 module tested. It is indeed very ...
Introduction to PHP unit testing with PHPUnit
Nowadays we are in the era of agile methodologies. One of the best practices promoted by these methodologies is Test-Driven Development (TDD) It mainly consists on preparing small pieces of code that are responsible for testing parts of the real application. For this purpose ea...