News Feed
Sections




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

Sebastian Bergmann's Blog:
Copy & Paste Detection in PHPUnit 3.2
August 22, 2007 @ 09:31:00

Sebastian Bergmann spotlights another feature of the upcoming PHPUnit version 3.2 - the inclusion of a Project Mess Detector's ability to help find duplicate code.

Duplicate code can be hard to find, especially in a large project. Johann-Peter Hartmann of MAYFLOWER GmbH recently implemented Copy & Paste Detection for PHPUnit's growing set of features that extends its usage scenarios beyond "just unit testing" to a one-stop solution for quality assurance in PHP-based projects.

In his example, Sebastian shows what the response will look like when the tests find duplicate code - giving details like the files involved and the code fragment that was duplicated.

Check out this list in another post on Sebastian's blog for more of the metrics that will be included in the upcoming version.

1 comment voice your opinion now!
phpunit unittest metric software copyandpaste detection mess detector phpunit unittest metric software copyandpaste detection mess detector


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

DevShed: Graphical Interfaces and Unit Testing

Damian Sromek's Blog: [How to] Run PHPUnit tests using database 10x faster

SitePoint PHP Blog: pTest: PHP Unit Tester in 9 Lines Of Code

Jani Hartikainen's Blog: Unit testing part 2: Writing and running tests

Michelangelo van Dam's Blog: Quality Assurance on PHP projects - PHPUnit part 3


Community Events

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


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

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