vstest.console.exe – CommandLine Test Runner

As we know, the unit testing tools has been completely revamped in Visual Studio 2011. One such component is the new command line runner – vstest.console.exe What is it ? new command line test runner “vstest,console.exe” which would run tests written against any test framework – MSTest framework, Nunit, Xunit and so on. Where can…

0

Authoring a new Visual studio unit test adapter

    Visual studio 11 Beta unit test framework provides a way to plug-in third party test runners and run their tests right inside VS IDE. Here are the list of test adapters that are already available for download. In this post, let’s quickly go through the steps involved in writing a new test adapter. Components of…

2

Running Windows 8 Metro style tests in TeamBuild

Visual Studio 11 Beta was announced a week back along with Win 8 consumer preview. Unit testing has been redefined in a more framework agnostic way in Visual Studio 11. Refer our MSDN articles and introductory post to get started with it and expect more posts from us in the coming weeks. Today, let’s quickly…

0

TestContext folders explained

  One of the FAQ around MSTEST is on the folders exposed by TestContext. What each of them means and which one to use when. Below is a quick summary of the various folders and their usage.   TestRunDirectory (TestDir) Indicates the high level folder created for the current test run. This would have “In”…

0