Framework for testing CWL tools and workflows
Python Makefile
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Common workflow language testing framework

This is a testing tool for checking the output of Tools and Workflows described with the Common Workflow Language. Among other uses, it is used to run the CWL conformance tests.

This is written and tested for Python 2.7.


Installing the official package from PyPi:

pip install cwltest

Or from source:

git clone
cd cwltest && python install

Run on the command line

Simple command:

cwltest --test test-descriptions.yml --tool cwl-runner