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What is Jasmine?

Jasmine is a Behavior Driven Development testing framework for JavaScript. It does not rely on browsers, DOM, or any JavaScript framework. Thus it's suited for websites, Node.js projects, or anywhere that JavaScript can run.
Jasmine is a tool in the Javascript Testing Framework category of a tech stack.
Jasmine is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Jasmine's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Jasmine?

232 companies reportedly use Jasmine in their tech stacks, including Accenture, Walmart, and E-Commerce.

813 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Jasmine.

Jasmine Integrations

Karma, LambdaTest, Allure Report, Wallaby.js, and Nevercode are some of the popular tools that integrate with Jasmine. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Jasmine.
Pros of Jasmine
Can also be used for tdd
Open source
Originally from RSpec
Great community
No dependencies, not even DOM
Easy to setup
Created by Pivotal-Labs
Works with KarmaJs
Jasmine is faster than selenium in angular application
SpyOn to fake calls
Async and promises are easy calls with "done"
Decisions about Jasmine

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Jasmine in their tech stack.

Sai Chaitanya Mankala
Tech Lead at KIOT Innovations · | 6 upvotes · 465.9K views
Needs advice

Protractor or Cypress for ionic-angular?

We have a huge ionic-angular app with almost 100 pages and 10+ injectables. There are no tests written yet. Before we start, we need some suggestions about the framework. Would you suggest Cypress or Angular's Protractor with Jasmine / Karma for a heavy ionic app with Angular?

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Joshua Dean Küpper
CEO at Scrayos UG (haftungsbeschränkt) · | 7 upvotes · 434.7K views

For our internal team and collaboration panel we use Nuxt.js (with TypeScript that is transpiled into ES6), Webpack and npm. We enjoy the opinionated nature of Nuxt.js over vanilla Vue.js, as we would end up using all of the components Nuxt.js incorporates anyways and we can adhere to the conventions setup by the Nuxt.js project, which allows us to get better support in case we run into any dead ends. Webpack allows us to create reproducable builds and also debug our application with hot reloads, which greately increased the pace at which we are able to perform and test changes. We also incorporated a lot of testing (ESLint, Chai, Jasmine, Nightwatchjs) into our pipelines and can trigger those jobs through GitLab CI. All packages are fetched through npm, so that we can keep our git repositories slim and are notified of new updates aswell as reported security flaws.

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Jasmine Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Jasmine?
Mocha is a feature-rich JavaScript test framework running on node.js and the browser, making asynchronous testing simple and fun. Mocha tests run serially, allowing for flexible and accurate reporting, while mapping uncaught exceptions to the correct test cases.
Jest provides you with multiple layers on top of Jasmine.
Karma is not a testing framework, nor an assertion library. Karma just launches a HTTP server, and generates the test runner HTML file you probably already know from your favourite testing framework. So for testing purposes you can use pretty much anything you like.
It is a BDD / TDD assertion library for node and the browser that can be delightfully paired with any javascript testing framework. It has several interfaces that allow the developer to choose the most comfortable. The chain-capable BDD styles provide an expressive language & readable style, while the TDD assert style provides a more classical feel.
It is a really helpful library when you want to unit test your code. It supports spies, stubs, and mocks. The library has cross browser support and also can run on the server using Node.js.
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