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# Buttercup — Behavior-Driven Emacs Lisp Testing
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[![MELPA Stable](](
![Ranculus repens, photo by sannse](docs/images/buttercup.jpg)
Buttercup is a behavior-driven development framework for testing Emacs
Lisp code. It allows to group related tests so they can share common
set-up and tear-down code, and allows the programmer to “spy” on
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## Example
*Full article: [Writing Tests](docs/*
*Full article: [Writing Tests](*
A simple test looks like this.
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(expect t :to-be t)))
## Installation and Usage
*Full article: [Running Tests](docs/*
You can install buttercup from
[MELPA Stable]( Add the following to your
`init.el` or `.emacs` file:
(require 'package)
(add-to-list 'package-archives
'("melpa-stable" . "") t)
This should allow you to `M-x package-install RET buttercup RET`.
## Usage
Alternatively, users of Debian 9 or later or Ubuntu 16.10 or later may
simply `apt-get install elpa-buttercup`.
*Full article: [Running Tests](*
Now create a file called `test-feature.el` with these contents:
Create a file called `test-feature.el` with these contents:
(describe "A suite"
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