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Re: [cdt-dev] CDT Test Runner for CppUTest

Hi all,

Related to the popularity of CppUTest, I hope you can consider again having CppUTest in your plan. At least to the best of my knowledge, C/C++ programmers who practice test driven development (TDD) should not find CppUTest new. 

There's even book covering TDD for embedded C (, which extensively covers CppUTest in examples. None of the other C/C++ unit test frameworks has this amount of coverage.

Thank you,

From: Marc-Andre Laperle <malaperle@xxxxxxxxx>
To: Steven Mak <tcmak@xxxxxxxxx>; CDT General developers list. <cdt-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, March 1, 2013 10:33 AM
Subject: Re: [cdt-dev] CDT Test Runner for CppUTest

Hi Steven,

There is no plan to support CppUTest at this moment. It should be possible to implement this test runner as a plug-in that extends the CDT Unit Testing Framework. Given the relatively low popularity of CppUTest, perhaps it would be best to host this project outside of the CDT code base for now.

Here's a page to help you getting started:

In addition to the projects listed there, you should import those projects:

Hope this helps!


On 02/21/2013 05:28 AM, Steven Mak wrote:
> Hi CDT team,
> Do you have any plan for supporting CppUTest ( as one of the test runners?
> Or can I know where to look at in terms of contributing code on this?
> Thanks,
> Steven
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