#665 new
Martin Polden

Exception when loading testrunner module explicitly

Reported by Martin Polden | March 20th, 2011 @ 12:34 PM

As far as I understand 'play test' addes the testrunner module to the classpath automatically.

When I create a run configuration in IntelliJ IDEA for running Play in test-mode, I need to explicitly load the testrunner either by setting the MODULES environment variable or by setting %test.module.testrunner=${play.path}/modules/testrunner in application.conf. Adding just -Dplay.id=test to the VM parameters does not work and does not load the testrunner module.

When loading the testrunner module explicitly, http://127.0.0.1:9000/@tests returns the following error:

Compilation error

The file {module:testrunner}/app/controllers/TestRunner.java could not be compiled. Error raised is : The type TestRunner is already defined In {module:testrunner}/app/controllers/TestRunner.java (around line 18)

14: import play.templates.TemplateLoader;
15: import play.test.*;
16: import play.vfs.*;
17:
18: public class TestRunner extends Controller {
19:
20:     public static void index() {
21:     List<Class> unitTests = TestEngine.allUnitTests();
22:     List<Class> functionalTests = TestEngine.allFunctionalTests();
23:     List<String> seleniumTests = TestEngine.allSeleniumTests();
24:     render(unitTests, functionalTests, seleniumTests);

I could set the test ID to something different, like ideatest but then the test routes won't be loaded.

Play Framework version: 1.1.1
Platforms: Ubuntu 10.10 amd64 and Windows 7 x64 SP1

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