Brittle TestsΒΆ

Brittleness is a property of tests which renders them likely to break easily despite the lack of bugs in the code.

Brittleness can lead in extreme cases to Test failure habituation and Test abandonment.

There are six major causes of brittleness in tests:

Hitch implements features and a project structure to help protect your tests against all six sources of brittle test bugs while Integration Testing.

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