PHP Unit Test Documentation Meeting

Writing unit tests is absolutely necessary when modifying functionality in WordPress coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.. Unit tests assure us that our code does what we expect it to do, and that changes we makemake A collection of P2 blogs at make.wordpress.org, which are the home to a number of contributor groups, including core development (make/core, formerly "wpdevel"), the UI working group (make/ui), translators (make/polyglots), the theme reviewers (make/themes), resources for plugin authors (make/plugins), and the accessibility working group (make/accessibility). don’t produce collateral damage.

How do you write these oh-so-important unit tests? Well, we have documentation on the topic, but it just reads “TODO”. Let’s do!

We’ll meet in #core on Friday, February 12th 7pm UTC for a working session to discuss and document PHPPHP The web scripting language in which WordPress is primarily architected. WordPress requires PHP 5.6.20 unit testunit test Code written to test a small piece of code or functionality within a larger application. Everything from themes to WordPress core have a series of unit tests. Also see regression. authoring practices. Come!