Entries by Stephen McCafferty

SpecFlow+ LivingDoc 0.2.2 Released

SpecFlow+ LivingDoc 0.2.2 has been released and is available on the Visual Studio marketplace. This version includes a number of QOL improvements for managing builds: New features You can now select a project language in the build task itself. The previous fallback was to use English as the language of the feature files. This would […]

Xray Support for SpecFlow in JIRA

We are pleased to announce that Xray, a test management solution for JIRA, now supports SpecFlow+ Runner. Many software development teams work with JIRA, but integrating SpecFlow with JIRA can be challenging. Xray helps out by allowing you to manage tests in JIRA, generate the corresponding feature files, and import your test results so they […]

SpecFlow+ Runner 1.8 Released

SpecFlow+ Runner 1.8 has been released and is available for download from NuGet. The main changes in this version are: Support for SpecFlow 2.4 Change to the behaviour of the test adapter for compatibility with Visual Studio 15.8 This version also includes a number of smaller bug fixes.

SpecFlow 2.4 Released

SpecFlow 2.4 has been released and is now available for download from NuGet. This is likely to be the last release of SpecFlow before we release SpecFlow 3. SpecFlow 2.4 includes a number of new features: Added ability to convert type to same type or one of the base types #1110 Added support for customization […]

SpecFlow and PackageReference

By default, the packages used in SpecFlow projects are stored in packages.config. However the new Visual Studio projects instead use the PackageReference element to reference packages. When using the PackageReference element, generator plugins will not be found, and you will see errors similar to the following: Unable to find plugin in the plugin search path: […]

.NET Core Support for SpecFlow

We have been working on adding .NET Core support to SpecFlow. You can follow the current status here. If you are interested in using SpecFlow together with .NET Core, we would appreciate your input, feedback and even code contributions. Our current estimates mean that we hope to be able to release a version of SpecFlow […]

SpecFlow+ Runner and Excel 1.7 Released

SpecFlow+ 1.7 Runner SpecFlow+ 1.7 Runner has been released. This version includes support for SpecFlow 2.3, as well as the following changes: Combine the test results of retried tests in a single result. This only works when executing tests via VSTest (https://github.com/techtalk/SpecFlow/issues/833, https://github.com/techtalk/SpecFlow/issues/836) New report template for Cucumber JSON format (CucumberJson.cshtml) Use TestRunContext to get […]