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jsUnit plugin

  • Tags: testing, javascript
  • Latest: 0.7
  • Last Updated: 19 April 2010
  • Grails version: *
  • Authors: null
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compile ":jsunit:0.7"



grails-jsunit provides an easy and convenient way to utilize the JsUnit framework to your grails application. JsUnit allows you to unit test JavaScript functions in a similar way to using JUnit for Java.

Please create issues in JIRA if you encounter problems.

To install the plugin, use:

grails install-plugin jsunit
This plugin adds the following new scripts:


Generates a new empty jsunit test. Supply the path of the test you want to create, relative to 'test/jsunit/tests'.

Example use:

grails create-jsunit-test registration/mytest


Runs JsUnit in the specified browser. Specify the path to your browser as a command line parameter i.e.

grails run-jsunit /usr/bin/firefox
or, if the executable is on the path you would just need
grails run-jsunit firefox
In your, you can specify:
When executing this script, it overwrites ${basedir}/test/jsunit/suiteAll.html to build a suite that references all tests in ${basedir}/test/jsunit/test.