Learn CakePHP: With Unit Testing by Rādhārādhya Dāsa

By Rādhārādhya Dāsa

Accelerate your improvement of personal home page purposes utilizing the preferred CakePHP internet program improvement framework and unit checking out. This brief publication exhibits you ways to hold out test-driven improvement with furnishings, version checks, controller exams, mocks, and try out suites. Learn CakePHP comprises all you must start with the CakePHP framework to construct quicker, greater PHP-based internet purposes.

You'll know about unit checking out and the way to enforce it in CakePHP. This method of coding ends up in higher code, greater functions, and higher programming behavior. With this data your personal home page abilities will move from power to energy permitting you to put in writing extra and more desirable code.

What you will learn

  • What is unit trying out and CakePHP and the way to place the 2 together
  • What is fresh coding
  • What is TDD and the improvement cycle utilizing this approach
  • How to paintings with furnishings, version checks, textual content callbacks, controller checks, and more
  • How to do mocks, try out suites, trying out from the command line and more
  • How to paintings with code insurance, furniture info, and personal methods

Who this booklet is for
This publication is for skilled personal home page programmers and internet builders who've very little adventure utilizing CakePHP and/or unit trying out.

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They just don’t fulfill the real purpose of tests. After some time, you will definitely have to implement changes in old code, either because of bugs or just because you want to streamline what you’ve done. In that case, too, you’ll need something to test whether the code still does what you want. Manual testing is boring, slow, and ineffective. Manual testing is much more time-consuming than any other testing system, at least if you do it prudently. The same method can be invoked at many places in your application, and you should test everywhere, to make sure your application is working as expected.

Installing PHPUnit PHPUnit is the de facto standard for unit testing in PHP. PHPUnit is integrated into CakePHP for unit testing. Thanks to Composer, it is really simple to install with all of its required packages. We do not need PHPUnit on the production server, so we will use the --dev option. phar require --dev phpunit/phpunit 33 CHAPTER 6 ■ PREPARING FOR TESTING If you use the --dev option, Composer will put this dependency into composer. json’s require-dev section. phar --no-dev install Install phpMyAdmin phpMyAdmin is a free and open source tool written in PHP for the administration of MySQL with the use of a web browser.

It is integrated into Cake, so you will become familiar with using it soon. There are other tools, however, that also have a growing community and provide support. com/) has support for writing unit tests, functional tests, and acceptance tests. It is integrated into a few PHP development frameworks, such as Zend, Symfony, Laravel, and others. org/) is an easy-to-use framework with SSL, proxies, and authentication support. Users of JUnit will be familiar with its interface. © Sándor Gömöri 2016 S.

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