What is PHPUnit?
PHPUnit is a programmer-oriented testing framework for PHP. It is an instance of the xUnit architecture for unit testing frameworks.
PHPUnit is a tool in the Testing Frameworks category of a tech stack.
PHPUnit is an open source tool with 18.6K GitHub stars and 2.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to PHPUnit's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses PHPUnit?
154 companies reportedly use PHPUnit in their tech stacks, including Stack, Yousign, and E-Commerce.
308 developers on StackShare have stated that they use PHPUnit.
LambdaTest, phpMyAdmin, SilverStripe, PHPStan, and Swoole are some of the popular tools that integrate with PHPUnit. Here's a list of all 8 tools that integrate with PHPUnit.
Pros of PHPUnit
TDD Unit Testing
TDD Integration Testing
TDD Acceptance Testing
TDD Unit Testing
The de facto standard for xUnit testing in PHP
Decisions about PHPUnit
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose PHPUnit in their tech stack.
What is the best solution (PHPUnit or Behat) for test automation (unit and functional tests)?
PHPUnit Alternatives & Comparisons
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