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Markers for pytest to skip tests on specific platforms

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Markers for pytest to skip tests on specific platforms


This plugin adds the following markers to pytest:

  • posix: Skipped except on a POSIX os (Linux/OS X, != 'posix')

  • windows: Skipped except on Windows ( != 'nt')

  • linux: Skipped except on Linux (sys.platform.startswith('linux'))

  • osx: Skipped except on OS X (sys.platform != 'darwin')

  • not_osx: Skipped on OS X (sys.platform == 'darwin')

  • not_frozen: Skipped when frozen (getattr(sys, 'frozen', False))

  • frozen: Skipped except when frozen (not getattr(sys, 'frozen', False))

  • ci: Skipped except on CI systems ('CI' not in os.environ)

  • not_ci: Skipped on CI systems ('CI' in os.environ)


You can install “pytest-platform-markers” via pip from PyPI:

$ pip install pytest-platform-markers


Contributions are very welcome. Tests can be run with tox, please ensure the coverage at least stays the same before you submit a pull request.



  • Added support for pytest >= 4.0

  • Added support Python 3.6 and 3.7

  • Dropped support for pytest < 3.6

  • Dropped support for Python 3.3 and 3.4


  • Initial release


Distributed under the terms of the MIT license, “pytest-platform-markers” is free and open source software


If you encounter any problems, please file an issue along with a detailed description.

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