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py.test plugin to show failures instantly

Project Description

pytest-instafail is a plugin for py.test that shows failures and errors instantly instead of waiting until the end of test session.


You will need the following prerequisites in order to use pytest-instafail:

  • Python 2.6, 2.7, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4 or PyPy
  • pytest 2.3 or newer


To install pytest-instafail:

$ pip install pytest-instafail

Then run your tests with:

$ py.test --instafail

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