- eBook:Effective Unit Testing: A guide for Java developers
- Author:Lasse Koskela
- Edition:1 edition
- Data:February 16, 2013
- Pages:248 pages
- Format:PDF, ePUB
Test the components before you assemble them into a full application, and you'll get better software. For Java developers, there's now a decade of experience with well-crafted tests that anticipate problems, identify known and unknown dependencies in the code, and allow you to test components both in isolation and in the context of a full application.
About this Book
Effective Unit Testing teaches Java developers how to write unit tests that are concise, expressive, useful, and maintainable. Offering crisp explanations and easy-to-absorb examples, it introduces emerging techniques like behavior-driven development and specification by example.
Programmers who are already unit testing will learn the current state of the art. Those who are new to the game will learn practices that will serve them well for the rest of their career.
Chapter 1. The promise of good tests
Chapter 2. In search of good
Chapter 3. Test doubles
Chapter 4. Readability
Chapter 5. Maintainability
Chapter 6. Trustworthiness
Chapter 7. Testable design
Chapter 8. Writing tests in other JVM languages
Chapter 9. Speeding up test execution