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My website is brand new and one of the few requirements of testings I had to implement was code coverage. Never though it was so hard to implement using a #docker container. Given my lack of experience, every attempt I tried on making a simple code coverage test using the 4 combinations of #TravisCI, #CircleCi with #Coveralls, #Codecov I failed. The main problem was I was generating the .coverage file within the docker container and couldn't access it with #TravisCi or #CircleCi, every attempt to solve this problem seems to be very hacky and this was not the kind of complexity I want to introduce to my newborn website. This problem was solved using a specific action for #GitHubActions, it was a 3 line solution I had to put in my github workflow file and I was able to access the .coverage file from my docker container and get the coverage report with #Codecov.

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Pros of Codecov
Pros of JaCoCo
  • 16
    More stable than coveralls
  • 15
    Easy setup
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    GitHub integration
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    They reply their users
  • 8
    Easy setup,great ui
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    Golang support
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    Easily see per-commit coverage in GitHub
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    Steve is the man
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    Code coverage
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    Merges coverage from multiple CI jobs
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    JSON in web hook
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    Free for public repositories
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    Newest Android SDK preinstalled
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    Cool diagrams
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      GitHub org / team integration is a little too tight
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      Delayed results by hours since recent outage
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      Support does not respond to email
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      Our patrons rave about our elegant coverage reports, integrated pull request comments, interactive commit graphs, our Chrome plugin and security.

      What is JaCoCo?

      It is a free code coverage library for Java, which has been created based on the lessons learned from using and integration existing libraries for many years.

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