How to configure PHPUnit testing?

PHPStorm can be used to test PHP applications using the PHPUnit testing framework.

The PHP interpreter needs to be configured in phpstorm.

The Composer should be installed and initialized with respect to the current project.

Below are the steps to configure PHPUnit testing −

  • Download phpunit.phar (manually or using the composer) and save it on your machine.

  • The PHPUnit needs to be integrated with a PhpStorm project. PHPUnit can be configured manually or automatically.

  • A PHPUnit test needs to be generated for the class.

  • Once the test has been generated, PHPUnit test methods need to be generated.

  • Post this, the PHPUnit test needs to be debugged and run.