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UNIX command-line tool for bash/shell utils unit testing

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**Author**: `Pahaz Blinov`_


BashTest is a UNIX command-line tool for the testing bash/shell utilites.

This is a simplest way to write simple bash tests.

**requirements**: Python2 or Python3

**keywords**: bash unittest, unittesting, bash tesing, sh unit testing


`bashtest`_ is on PyPI, so simply run:


pip install bashtest

or ::

easy_install bashtest

to have it installed in your environment.

For installing from source, clone the
`repo <>`_ and run::

python install

If you don`t have **pip** you can `install it <>`_

Typical use case

You have a command line util or bash/sh script and you want to test it.

For example, we want to test **ls** util.

All of we need is to create text file with execution log.

**./test_ls.bashtest** ::

$ ls ./testsuit/list-directory

Run this tests ::

$ bashtest test_ls.bashtest
1 items passed all tests:
1 tests in test_ls.bashtest
1 tests in 1 items.
1 passed and 0 failed.
Test passed.

Test README examples

You have a some open source project like this. And of course, as in any good
open source project, you have examples. You can automatically check this
examples. Just add **bashtest README.rst** in your CI tests.

More examples

You can finde some examples in this project. Please check **test_*.bashtest**


** 0.0.7 **
- fix! remove ugly and useless options
- feat! Test README.rst `#4 <>`_
- feat! find *.bashtest by default `#3 <>`_

** 0.0.6 **
- fix! bad command escaping bug `#5 <>`_



$ bashtest --help
usage: bashtest [-h] [--exitcode] [-v] [-q] [--debug] [--version]
[file [file ...]]

BashTest is a UNIX command-line tool for running text-based bash tests.

positional arguments:
file Input file (by default uses *.bashtest)

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit
--exitcode Print exitcode after command end of output
-v, --verbose Verbose output mode
-q, --quiet Silent output mode
--debug Print the debug information
--version Print the version string

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