PostSharp4.3//Custom Patterns/Testing and Debugging Aspects
Testing and Debugging Aspects

Aspects should be tested as any piece of code. However, testing techniques for aspects differ from testing techniques for normal class libraries because of a number of reasons:

  • Aspects instantiation is not user-controlled.

  • Aspects partially execute at build time.

  • Aspects can emit build errors. Logic that emits build errors should be tested too.

These characteristics are no obstacle to proper testing of aspects.

This chapter contains the following sections: