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The pytest an open-source framework makes it easy to write small tests, yet scales to support complex functional testing for applications and libraries.

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  • Pytest has 8969 stars, 2078 forks.
  • It has 5 major releases in the past 6 months.
  • It has 20 commits and there are 43 open pull requests.
  • It has 764 open issues and 4237 have been closed.

Code statistics

  • Pytest has 167 methods.

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Looking for an in-depth tutorial around pytest? LambdaTest covers the detailed pytest tutorial that has everything related to the pytest, from setting up the pytest framework to automation testing. Delve deeper into pytest testing by exploring advanced use cases like parallel testing, pytest fixtures, parameterization, executing multiple test cases from a single file, and more.


  1. What is pytest
  2. Pytest installation: Want to start pytest from scratch? See how to install and configure pytest for Python automation testing.
  3. Run first test with pytest framework: Follow this step-by-step tutorial to write and run your first pytest script.
  4. Parallel testing with pytest: A hands-on guide to parallel testing with pytest to improve the scalability of your test automation.
  5. Generate pytest reports: Reports make it easier to understand the results of pytest-based test runs. Learn how to generate pytest reports.
  6. Pytest Parameterized tests: Create and run your pytest scripts while avoiding code duplication and increasing test coverage with parameterization.
  7. Pytest Fixtures: Check out how to implement pytest fixtures for your end-to-end testing needs.
  8. Execute Multiple Test Cases: Explore different scenarios for running multiple test cases in pytest from a single file.
  9. Stop Test Suite after N Test Failures: See how to stop your test suite after n test failures in pytest using the @pytest.mark.incremental decorator and maxfail command-line option.


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