Chapter 13. Testing applications with Spectron
This chapter covers
- Using Spectron to test Electron applications
- Understanding the relationship among Spectron, WebdriverIO, and Selenium WebDriver
- Controlling Electron APIs within integration tests
At this point in the book, we’ve built a number of Electron applications. Testing these applications to make sure that they work as expected has been something of a manual process. Make a change, start the application, and click around to ensure that everything works. This is fine for small applications, but this method can become tedious in larger applications. What if a change in the code in one part of the application breaks some functionality elsewhere?
In these situations, it’s helpful to automate ...