Redis client mock object for unit testing
The goal of the
redis-mock project is to create a feature-complete mock of https://github.com/mranney/node_redis, so that it may be used interchangeably when writing unit tests for code that depends on
All operations are performed in-memory, why no Redis installation is required. 100% redis compatible (see cross verification)
$ npm install redis-mock --save-dev
The below code demonstrates a example of using the redis-mock client in node.js/io.js
var redis = require"redis-mock"client = rediscreateClient;
Currently implemented are the following redis commands:
If you want to add new tests to the test base it is important that they work too on node_redis (we are creating a mock...).
You can therefore run the tests using
redis instead of
redis-mock. To do so:
$ make check-tests
You will need to have a running instance of
redis on you machine and our tests use flushdb a lot so make sure you don't have anything important on it.
redis-mock is work in progress, feel free to report an issue
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