hspec VS HUnit-Plus

Compare hspec vs HUnit-Plus and see what are their differences.


A Testing Framework for Haskell (by hspec)


A test framework expanding on the HUnit Haskell testing package (by emc2)
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hspec HUnit-Plus
2 0
678 1
1.5% -
8.4 0.0
4 days ago over 5 years ago
Haskell Haskell
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of hspec. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of HUnit-Plus. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning HUnit-Plus yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing hspec and HUnit-Plus you can also consider the following projects:

tasty - Modern and extensible testing framework for Haskell

QuickCheck - Automatic testing of Haskell programs.

HUnit - A unit testing framework for Haskell

hspec-checkers - Allows to use checkers properties from hspec

HTF - Haskell Test Framework

hspec-expectations - Catchy combinators for HUnit


quickspec - Equational laws for free

hspec-expectations-json - Hspec expectations on JSON Values

test-fixture - Testing with monadic side-effects

hspec-expectations-pretty-diff - Catchy combinators for HUnit +++ colored pretty-printed diffs

hspec-wai - Helpers to test WAI applications with Hspec