Contract-Based Testing 2: End‑to‑End Headaches

Sander van Beek
Jul 24, 2020 · 9 min read
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In part 1, I’ve talked about the basics of contract-based testing. I haven’t talked about the specifics of contract-based testing yet, I will do so in part 3.

Before I dive deep into the details of contract-based testing I want to take a small step back to talk about end-to-end testing. Both contract-based tests and end-to-end tests are ways to test full applications. These…