avocado_robot package


avocado_robot.runner module

Avocado nrunner for Robot Framework tests

class avocado_robot.runner.RobotRunner(runnable)

Bases: avocado.core.nrunner.BaseRunner


Runner main method

Yields dictionary as output, containing status as well as relevant information concerning the results.

class avocado_robot.runner.RunnerApp(echo=<built-in function print>, prog=None, description=None)

Bases: avocado.core.nrunner.BaseRunnerApp

PROG_DESCRIPTION = '*nrunner application for robot tests'
PROG_NAME = 'avocado-runner-robot'
RUNNABLE_KINDS_CAPABLE = {'robot': <class 'avocado_robot.runner.RobotRunner'>}

Module contents

Plugin to run Robot Framework tests in Avocado

class avocado_robot.NotRobotTest

Bases: object

Not a robot test (for reporting purposes)

class avocado_robot.RobotCLI

Bases: avocado.core.plugin_interfaces.CLI

Run Robot Framework tests


Configures the command line parser with options specific to this plugin.

description = "Robot Framework options for 'run' subcommand"
name = 'robot'

Execute any action the plugin intends.

Example of action may include activating a special features upon finding that the requested command line options were set by the user.

Note: this plugin class is not intended for adding new commands, for that please use CLICmd.

class avocado_robot.RobotLoader(config, extra_params)

Bases: avocado.core.loader.TestLoader

Robot loader class

discover(reference, which_tests=<DiscoverMode.DEFAULT: <object object>>)

Discover (possible) tests from an reference.

  • reference (str) – the reference to be inspected.
  • which_tests (DiscoverMode) – Limit tests to be displayed

a list of test matching the reference as params.

static get_decorator_mapping()

Get label mapping for display in test listing.

Returns:Dict {TestClass: decorator function}
static get_type_label_mapping()

Get label mapping for display in test listing.

Returns:Dict {TestClass: ‘TEST_LABEL_STRING’}
name = 'robot'
class avocado_robot.RobotResolver

Bases: avocado.core.plugin_interfaces.Resolver

description = 'Test resolver for Robot Framework tests'
name = 'robot'
static resolve(reference)

Resolves the given reference into a reference resolution.

Parameters:reference (str) – a specification that can eventually be resolved into a test (in the form of a avocado.core.nrunner.Runnable)
Returns:the result of the resolution process, containing the success, failure or error, along with zero or more avocado.core.nrunner.Runnable objects
Return type:avocado.core.resolver.ReferenceResolution
class avocado_robot.RobotTest(name, params=None, base_logdir=None, config=None, executable=None)

Bases: avocado.core.test.SimpleTest

Run a Robot command as a SIMPLE test.


Returns the path of the robot test suite.


Create the Robot command and execute it.

avocado_robot.find_tests(reference, test_suite)