Testing Tips: Avoid sleep in tests

Hi 👋, In this article I wanna show a testing tip that I’ve recently learned myself by reading Software Engineering at Google: Lessons Learned from Programming Over Time. The technique improved the way I write unit tests. When I’m writing bigger unit tests, I have execute something in the background, like for example publishing a message to a message broker, wait for the message to be published and then consume it to test that what I published is correct....

July 12, 2022 Â· 4 min Â· Denis Nuțiu