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vunit - Vue unit testing tools


Unit testing tool for Vue.js components. This tool allows you to easily test your Vue components using mocha and @vue/test-utils. Additionally, it provides code-coverage reporting via nyc/istanbul for both Vue components and vanilla js. It is based on the following documents:


npm install --save-dev @rei/vunit @vue/test-utils

Basic Usage

Running Unit Tests

npx vunit --spec=<glob-to-specs> [--watch]

Running Test Coverage

npx vunit --spec=<glob-to-specs> --coverage [--watch]

Report is generated at `./coverage`

Creating Unit Tests

Update npm test Script(s)

Add test script to your package.json:

    "scripts": {
        "test": "vunit --spec=<glob-to-specs>"

Command-line Options

The following options are available to the tool:

spec:               {String}    The path glob to your Vue unit tests (required)
webpack-config:     {String}    The path to your webpack.config.js (optional)
watch:              {String}    Comma-separated list of directories to watch for changes, e.g.
--watch=src,test (optional).
coverage:           {None}      Flag indicating whether or not to run coverage. Report is generated at `./coverage-vue`
require:            {None}      Path to include a module (like a setup script) before loading tests (optional)
reporter:           {String}    The mocha reporter (default is spec)

Overriding the NYC Code Coverage Configuration

If you need to modify any of the NYC test coverage configuration options that are provided by default, you can create a local .nycrc config file and configure as needed.

Start by just copying the default .nycrc file to your local directory and modify as needed.

Programmatic API

To use package via programmatic API, just require the module and call the exposed run command with above options passed in as an object:

const vunit = require('vunit');{
    spec: '/glob/to/specs',

Vue 2 -> 3 Migration Guide

See the Vue Test Utils Migration page regarding API changes.