smallcheck: A property-based testing library

[ bsd3, library, testing ] [ Propose Tags ]

SmallCheck is a testing library that allows to verify properties for all test cases up to some depth. The test cases are generated automatically by SmallCheck.


[Skip to Readme]
Versions 0.2.1, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.6.1, 0.6.2, 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.1, 1.1.0.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.1.3, 1.1.3.1, 1.1.4
Change log CHANGES.md
Dependencies base (==4.*), dlist (>=0.2 && <0.6), ghc-prim (>=0.2) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Colin Runciman
Maintainer Roman Cheplyaka <roma@ro-che.info>
Category Testing
Home page https://github.com/feuerbach/smallcheck
Bug tracker https://github.com/feuerbach/smallcheck/issues
Source repo head: git clone git://github.com/feuerbach/smallcheck.git
this: git clone git://github.com/feuerbach/smallcheck.git(tag v0.6)
Uploaded by RomanCheplyaka at Sun Dec 11 11:08:55 UTC 2011
Distributions Arch:1.1.4, Debian:1.1.1, Fedora:1.1.3.1, FreeBSD:1.1.1, LTSHaskell:1.1.4, NixOS:1.1.4, Stackage:1.1.4, openSUSE:1.1.3.1
Downloads 24625 total (200 in the last 30 days)
Rating (no votes yet) [estimated by rule of succession]
Your Rating
  • λ
  • λ
  • λ
Status Docs uploaded by user
Build status unknown [no reports yet]
Hackage Matrix CI

Modules

[Index]

Downloads

Maintainer's Corner

For package maintainers and hackage trustees


Readme for smallcheck-0.6

[back to package description]

SmallCheck: a property-based testing library for Haskell

SmallCheck is a testing library that allows to verify properties for all test cases up to some depth. The test cases are generated automatically by SmallCheck.

Usefulness of such an approach to testing is based on the following observation:

If a program fails to meet its specification in some cases, it almost always fails in some simple case.

To get started with SmallCheck: