Hallway Hangout: Fool me once — Writing end-to-end tests against regressions

Hallway Hangout: Fool me once — Writing end-to-end tests against regressions

Author: WordPress.org

Date: February 19, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

On Thursday, I hosted a little walkthrough on how to write a simple end-to-end test to make sure a specific piece of editor functionality that had broken in the past wouldn’t break again.

As GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ grows, the project sometimes experiences regressions: Features that used to work suddenly don’t anymore. In order to prevent these regressions from happening, contributors can write


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