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Chutzpah - A JavaScript Test Runner


This fork is meant to build extension packages for Visual Studio 2022 only. It does not have any prebuilt packages yet.


To build:

  • Check out source code

  • Open a Command Prompt. If you are using something other than Community offering, then set this msbuild location variable

    setx Chutzpah_MSBuild_Path "Path_toMbuild_folder"

    e.g. setx Chutzpah_MSBuild_Path "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\2022\Professional\Msbuild\Current\Bin\amd64"

  • Run build Install

  • Run build Package

If all goes well, then you should see 2 vxis packages in _package folder.

Pronunciation: hutz·pah

Build Status Chutzpah NuGet version

Chutzpah is an open source JavaScript test runner which enables you to run unit tests using QUnit, Jasmine, Mocha, CoffeeScript and TypeScript.

For comments, praise, complaints you can reach me on twitter at @mmanela.

Chutzpah supports the QUnit, Jasmine and Mocha testing frameworks. Chutzpah uses either JSDom, Chrome or PhantomJS to run your tests.

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Test Framework Versions

  • Qunit 2.6.2
  • Jasmine 2.9
  • Mocha 3.2.0

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Building the code

  1. Clone the repo
  2. One time run .\build.bat install - This will install all dependencies
  3. Run .\build - This will build all the code and run tests.
  4. Open solution Chutzpah.NoVS.sln for normal changes


Runs JavaScript unit tests from the command line

Run JavaScript unit tests from inside of Visual Studio
  • Right click menu to run tests

  • Shows test results in Error window

  • Shows test results in Ouput window

  • Integrates into VS 2012 Unit Test Explorer