The TYPO3 testing framework provides base classes for unit, functional and acceptance testing.

6.12.0 2021-10-14 20:39 UTC



TYPO3 testing framework for core and extensions

A straight and slim set of classes and configuration to test TYPO3 extensions. This framework is used by the core, too and maintained by the core team as a base to execute unit, functional and acceptance tests within the TYPO3 extension ecosystem.


This framework works on top of a composer based installation.

$ composer require --dev typo3/testing-framework


Usage examples within core and for extensions can be found in TYPO3 explained.

Tags and branches

  • Branch master is for core v10 + v11 and currently tagged as 6.x.y
  • Branch 9 is for core v9 and tagged as 4.x.y
  • Branch 8 is for core v8 and tagged as 1.x.y