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A simple tool that shows available tests without executing them.

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This is a simply one-function utility. The purpose is to print available tests without executing them. It should be used with standard *python’s unit tests*.

utl stands for u-nit t-est l-ister.

Latest PyPI version


You can see it in action on this asciicast.


If you run UTL with Django project, pass env. var. like this:

$ DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE=mysite.settings; utl <dir-to-scan-for-tests>

see details Django doc.


As other python packages:

pip install utl


Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Many thanks to Vaultah because he|she cover the main work on stackoverflow

Wrapping Vaultah’s work into package was done by xliiv.

Future features

  • process and pass all possible unittest.discovery params

  • ‘entry point’ could be in package notation, eg.:

  • show some sort of statistics

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