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use icdiff for better error messages in pytest assertions

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PyPI version conda-forge version Python versions

Better diffs in pytest assertion error messages using ICDiff.


pip install pytest-icdiff

Once you’ve installed it, pytest will produce nice colourised diffs for any assert == :

example colourised diff

Issues and PRs welcome.

Thanks to the maintainers of ICDiff and also pprintpp !


Distributed under the terms of the Unlicense license, “pytest-icdiff” is free and open source software

This pytest plugin was generated with Cookiecutter along with @hackebrot’s cookiecutter-pytest-plugin template.


0.3 (2020-01-28)

  • Disable colorization in sync with Pytest (PR #12).

  • Synchronize license in with LICENSE file (PR #11).

  • Show expression drill down small numbers (Issue #5).

  • Test with Python 3.8 (PR #15).

0.2 (2019-03-28)

  • Obey terminal width.

0.0.4 (2018-08-26)

0.0.3 (2018-08-10)

  • Add Conda Forge installation and badge (PR #2).

  • Fix PyPI License classifier (Issue #3).

  • Fix colorization when both sides contain differences (Issue #4).

0.0.2 (2018-08-08)

  • Fix Travis link in README.

0.0.1 (2018-08-08)

  • First release on PyPI.

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