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Pytest extension for adding test options

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Extend your pytests with options that can be accessed as test fixtures.

Add the options like this:

from fixtopt import Option, register

def pytest_options(parser):
    register(globals(), parser, (

            help="the message file"),

            help="the receiver"),


Import the options in your tests like you would import a fixture:

import my_mailclient

def test_a_person_receives_a_message(message, receiver):
    with open(message) as f:
        assert my_mailclient.receiver( == receiver

And you can run your tests with the declared options:

pytest . --message /path/to/messagefile --receiver mrs.X

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