Codeception\InitTemplate

  • Uses Codeception\Command\Shared\FileSystem, Codeception\Command\Shared\Style

Codeception templates allow creating a customized setup and configuration for your project. An abstract class for installation template. Each init template should extend it and implement a setup method. Use it to build a custom setup class which can be started with codecept init command.

<?php
namespace Codeception\Template; // it is important to use this namespace so codecept init could locate this template
class CustomInstall extends \Codeception\InitTemplate
{
     public function setup()
     {
        // implement this
     }
}

This class provides various helper methods for building customized setup

__construct()

public __construct($input, $output)

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addStyles()

public addStyles($output)

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ask()

protected ask($question, $answer = null)

<?php
// propose firefox as default browser
$this->ask('select the browser of your choice', 'firefox');

// propose firefox or chrome possible options
$this->ask('select the browser of your choice', ['firefox', 'chrome']);

// ask true/false question
$this->ask('do you want to proceed (y/n)', true);
  • param $question
  • param null $answer
  • return mixed string

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breakParts()

protected breakParts($class)

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checkInstalled()

protected checkInstalled($dir = null)

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completeSuffix()

protected completeSuffix($filename, $suffix)

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createActor()

protected createActor($name, $directory, $suiteConfig)

Create an Actor class and generate actions for it. Requires a suite config as array in 3rd parameter.

  • param $name
  • param $directory
  • param $suiteConfig

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createDirectoryFor()

protected createDirectoryFor($basePath, $className = null)

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createEmptyDirectory()

protected createEmptyDirectory($dir)

Create an empty directory and add a placeholder file into it

  • param $dir

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createFile()

protected createFile($filename, $contents, $force = null, $flags = null)

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createHelper()

protected createHelper($name, $directory)

Create a helper class inside a directory

  • param $name
  • param $directory

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getNamespaceHeader()

protected getNamespaceHeader($class)

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getNamespaceString()

protected getNamespaceString($class)

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getNamespaces()

protected getNamespaces($class)

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getShortClassName()

protected getShortClassName($class)

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gitIgnore()

protected gitIgnore($path)

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initDir()

public initDir($workDir)

Change the directory where Codeception should be installed.

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removeSuffix()

protected removeSuffix($classname, $suffix)

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say()

protected say($message = null)

Print a message to console.

<?php
$this->say('Welcome to Setup');
  • param string $message

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sayInfo()

protected sayInfo($message)

Print info message

  • param $message

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saySuccess()

protected saySuccess($message)

Print a successful message

  • param $message

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sayWarning()

protected sayWarning($message)

Print warning message

  • param $message

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setup()

abstract public setup()

Override this class to create customized setup.

  • return mixed

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