Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Unit Testing Example with Code Coverage using Cobertura

Cobertura Coverage in NetBeans 7.4
I gave a presentation on unit testing a few months ago at Greenville Java Users Group (GreenJUG) about unit testing using JUnit and Cobertura. I finally have gotten around to publishing the code with a little cleanup.

NetBeans will detect the addition of Cobertura in the POM file and automatically add menu items for checking code coverage. This is a very slick feature in NetBeans.

The Cobertura coverage shows 90% in the project because it does not handle the generics correctly at this time.

The Apache Maven based project can be downloaded from Bitbucket below:


Here is an example snippet of the code.