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Unit testing in Zend Framework 2

Posted by Tomasz Kuter | Posted in Programming, Web development | Posted on 07-04-2013

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Overview

Today I would like to focus on the unit testing in applications made with Zend Framework 2 and Doctrine 2 ORM. Sample unit tests were included with Zend Framework 1.x and they are also attached to Zend Framework 2 Tutorial.

Important is, that we have two approaches of testing controllers for the latest version of the framework:

  • first, based on class PHPUnit_Framework_TestCase,
  • and the second, which uses AbstractHttpControllerTestCase class.