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Re: [cdt-dev] Unit testing support for Eclipse CDT

Unit Test Support plugin was updated (feature version 3.0.1). New features:
  • Rerunning of the selected tests or test suites was done (via context menu of testing hierarchy). Multiple selection for rerun is supported for Qt.Test & Google Test (Boost.Test does not support this feature).
  • Test runs history was implemented (running testing sessions in parallel mode is also supported).
  • Message filters by level were supported.
  • Error handling was improved if a test module terminated unexpectedly.
I have updated the project wiki, so you can take a look at new screenshots here.

It seems, the last major feature that is missing yet, is debug support. I will try to implement it for the next update. Certainly, a lot of small features (for example, UI performance should be improved) should be added too, so any feedback on my work will be appreciated. Stay tuned!


-------- Original message --------
Unit Test Support plugin was updated (feature version 2.0.1). The most important:
  • Google Testing Framework support;
  • show failed only filters;
  • plain view of testing hierarchy;
A few important bugs were fixed (in particular, failure messages reset, reported by Axel Müller).


-------- Original message --------

I am working on the unit testing support for Eclipse CDT. It means integration of existing C/C++ unit testing frameworks (such as Boost.Test, Qt Test, Google Testing framework, CPPUnit, ...) into Eclipse like JUnit support is done. I want to contribute it to the CDT repository at one point, so I need your feedback.

Currently, these features are supported:
  • Tests running with support of the following frameworks:
  • Tests hierarchy browsing in a separate view.
  • Test messages viewing, filtering by test case or test suite. Source lookup is also supported.
  • Testing statistics (total/failed/aborted tests count, red/green bar).
  • Testing time measurement.
  • The list of provided tests runners may be easily extended writing a new Tests Runner Plugin.
If you want to try it yourself, here is an instruction how to do it (a few screenshots are also there). You can also see known problems & planned features here. Here is a git repository (synchronized with yours), that contains 3 new projects and a few changes in CDT sources.

So I want to know your opinion about current functionality features, what is missing and should be implemented. Comments about source code are also appreciated. If you have any questions - feel free to ask.

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