News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Devis Lucato's Blog:
PHP BDD with Cucumber/Cuke4Php
April 06, 2011 @ 12:52:03

Devis Lucato has put together a new post to his blog showing how to use the Cuke4PHP tool to use Cucumber-style BDD (behavior-driven development) testing in your development.

Cucumber is a Behavioural Driven Development framework written in Ruby. Using a wire it allows to write BDD steps in PHP to test PHP applications. Cuke4php is in fact a wire protocol implementation of Cucumber written in PHP.

You'll still need to have Cucumber (Ruby) installed on your testing system, but pulling in the Cuke4PHP tool is as easy as pointing your "pear" command-line tool at their PEAR server and installing. With a little bit of configuration (and possibly an install of PHPUnit) you'll be up and running. You can then write Cucumber tests that can run against your PHP code. They've included a sample PHP class and a Cucumber test to match it.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
behaviordriven development cucumber testing cuke4php


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Chris Hartjes' Blog: Moving on, and a Testing Mini-Manifesto

Kana Yeh's Blog: Review Ivo Jansch’s Guide to Enterprise PHP development

David Coallier's Blog: PHP Quebec Hindering the PHP Project development?

Juan Treminio's Blog: Setting Up an Ubuntu VM, Step by Step

Dave Dash's Blog: symfony + mod_rewrite: moving smoothly from development to production environments


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


opinion podcast release update interview install series introduction symfony package deployment library language framework tips community laravel zendserver unittest api

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework