What is Google Test?
It is a unit testing library for the C++ programming language, based on the xUnit architecture. The library is released under the BSD 3-clause license. It can be compiled for a variety of POSIX and Windows platforms, allowing unit-testing of C sources as well as C++ with minimal source modification.
Google Test is a tool in the Testing Frameworks category of a tech stack.
Google Test is an open source tool with 28.4K GitHub stars and 8.9K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Google Test's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Google Test?
4 companies reportedly use Google Test in their tech stacks, including everything, Medicus AI, and stan.
12 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Google Test.
Google Test Integrations
C++, Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, and PlatformIO are some of the popular tools that integrate with Google Test. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Google Test.
Google Test's Features
- An xUnit test framework
- Test discovery
- A rich set of assertions
- User-defined assertions
- Death tests
- Fatal and non-fatal failures
- Value-parameterized tests
- Type-parameterized tests
- Various options for running the tests
- XML test report generation
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