News Feed
Sections




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

Maarten Balliauw:
Running unit tests when deploying to Windows Azure Web Sites
January 30, 2013 @ 10:25:20

Maarten Balliauw has a new post to his site showing you how to execute your unit tests (in this case PHPUnit) when you deploy your instance out to the Windows Azure platform.

When deploying an application to Windows Azure Web Sites, a number of deployment steps are executed. For .NET projects, msbuild is triggered. For node.js applications, a list of dependencies is restored. For PHP applications, files are copied from source control to the actual web root which is served publicly. Wouldn't it be cool if Windows Azure Web Sites refused to deploy fresh source code whenever unit tests fail? In this post, I'll show you how.

He creates a super basic script using Silex and writes up a test with some dummy assertions, checking if true equals true. He then steps you through updating the current "deploy.sh" script to add in a call to execute PHPUnit and an "exitWithMessageOnError" statement. This statement kicks it back and causes the deployment to fail when tests don't pass (as seen here).

0 comments voice your opinion now!
windows azure phpunit unittest execute deploy fail


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Christian Stocker's Blog: Upload Progress Meter finally in PECL

IBuildings Blog: PHP Caching on Windows: A managers perspective

Paul Jones' Blog: What Does This Say About Unit-Testing in PHP Land?

Sameer Borate's Blog: Finding if an array is ordered

Padraic Brady's Blog: Mocks, Stubs, And SimpleTest Wins


Community Events

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


laravel example community podcast performance api framework library introduction series opinion conference release php7 symfony2 install interview extension voicesoftheelephpant version

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework