Source code for _pytest.mark

""" generic mechanism for marking and selecting python functions. """
import inspect

class MarkerError(Exception):

    """Error in use of a pytest marker/attribute."""

def pytest_namespace():
    return {'mark': MarkGenerator()}

def pytest_addoption(parser):
    group = parser.getgroup("general")
        action="store", dest="keyword", default='', metavar="EXPRESSION",
        help="only run tests which match the given substring expression. "
             "An expression is a python evaluatable expression "
             "where all names are substring-matched against test names "
             "and their parent classes. Example: -k 'test_method or test_"
             "other' matches all test functions and classes whose name "
             "contains 'test_method' or 'test_other'. "
             "Additionally keywords are matched to classes and functions "
             "containing extra names in their 'extra_keyword_matches' set, "
             "as well as functions which have names assigned directly to them."

        action="store", dest="markexpr", default="", metavar="MARKEXPR",
        help="only run tests matching given mark expression.  "
             "example: -m 'mark1 and not mark2'."

        "--markers", action="store_true",
        help="show markers (builtin, plugin and per-project ones)."

    parser.addini("markers", "markers for test functions", 'linelist')

def pytest_cmdline_main(config):
    import _pytest.config
    if config.option.markers:
        tw = _pytest.config.create_terminal_writer(config)
        for line in config.getini("markers"):
            name, rest = line.split(":", 1)
            tw.write("@pytest.mark.%s:" % name, bold=True)
        return 0

pytest_cmdline_main.tryfirst = True

def pytest_collection_modifyitems(items, config):
    keywordexpr = config.option.keyword.lstrip()
    matchexpr = config.option.markexpr
    if not keywordexpr and not matchexpr:
    # pytest used to allow "-" for negating
    # but today we just allow "-" at the beginning, use "not" instead
    # we probably remove "-" altogether soon
    if keywordexpr.startswith("-"):
        keywordexpr = "not " + keywordexpr[1:]
    selectuntil = False
    if keywordexpr[-1:] == ":":
        selectuntil = True
        keywordexpr = keywordexpr[:-1]

    remaining = []
    deselected = []
    for colitem in items:
        if keywordexpr and not matchkeyword(colitem, keywordexpr):
            if selectuntil:
                keywordexpr = None
            if matchexpr:
                if not matchmark(colitem, matchexpr):

    if deselected:
        items[:] = remaining

class MarkMapping:
    """Provides a local mapping for markers where item access
    resolves to True if the marker is present. """
    def __init__(self, keywords):
        mymarks = set()
        for key, value in keywords.items():
            if isinstance(value, MarkInfo) or isinstance(value, MarkDecorator):
        self._mymarks = mymarks

    def __getitem__(self, name):
        return name in self._mymarks

class KeywordMapping:
    """Provides a local mapping for keywords.
    Given a list of names, map any substring of one of these names to True.
    def __init__(self, names):
        self._names = names

    def __getitem__(self, subname):
        for name in self._names:
            if subname in name:
                return True
        return False

def matchmark(colitem, markexpr):
    """Tries to match on any marker names, attached to the given colitem."""
    return eval(markexpr, {}, MarkMapping(colitem.keywords))

def matchkeyword(colitem, keywordexpr):
    """Tries to match given keyword expression to given collector item.

    Will match on the name of colitem, including the names of its parents.
    Only matches names of items which are either a :class:`Class` or a
    Additionally, matches on names in the 'extra_keyword_matches' set of
    any item, as well as names directly assigned to test functions.
    mapped_names = set()

    # Add the names of the current item and any parent items
    import pytest
    for item in colitem.listchain():
        if not isinstance(item, pytest.Instance):

    # Add the names added as extra keywords to current or parent items
    for name in colitem.listextrakeywords():

    # Add the names attached to the current function through direct assignment
    if hasattr(colitem, 'function'):
        for name in colitem.function.__dict__:

    mapping = KeywordMapping(mapped_names)
    if " " not in keywordexpr:
        # special case to allow for simple "-k pass" and "-k 1.3"
        return mapping[keywordexpr]
    elif keywordexpr.startswith("not ") and " " not in keywordexpr[4:]:
        return not mapping[keywordexpr[4:]]
    return eval(keywordexpr, {}, mapping)

def pytest_configure(config):
    import pytest
    if config.option.strict:
        pytest.mark._config = config

[docs]class MarkGenerator: """ Factory for :class:`MarkDecorator` objects - exposed as a ``pytest.mark`` singleton instance. Example:: import pytest @pytest.mark.slowtest def test_function(): pass will set a 'slowtest' :class:`MarkInfo` object on the ``test_function`` object. """ def __getattr__(self, name): if name[0] == "_": raise AttributeError("Marker name must NOT start with underscore") if hasattr(self, '_config'): self._check(name) return MarkDecorator(name) def _check(self, name): try: if name in self._markers: return except AttributeError: pass self._markers = l = set() for line in self._config.getini("markers"): beginning = line.split(":", 1) x = beginning[0].split("(", 1)[0] l.add(x) if name not in self._markers: raise AttributeError("%r not a registered marker" % (name,))
def istestfunc(func): return hasattr(func, "__call__") and \ getattr(func, "__name__", "<lambda>") != "<lambda>"
[docs]class MarkDecorator: """ A decorator for test functions and test classes. When applied it will create :class:`MarkInfo` objects which may be :ref:`retrieved by hooks as item keywords <excontrolskip>`. MarkDecorator instances are often created like this:: mark1 = pytest.mark.NAME # simple MarkDecorator mark2 = pytest.mark.NAME(name1=value) # parametrized MarkDecorator and can then be applied as decorators to test functions:: @mark2 def test_function(): pass When a MarkDecorator instance is called it does the following: 1. If called with a single class as its only positional argument and no additional keyword arguments, it attaches itself to the class so it gets applied automatically to all test cases found in that class. 2. If called with a single function as its only positional argument and no additional keyword arguments, it attaches a MarkInfo object to the function, containing all the arguments already stored internally in the MarkDecorator. 3. When called in any other case, it performs a 'fake construction' call, i.e. it returns a new MarkDecorator instance with the original MarkDecorator's content updated with the arguments passed to this call. Note: The rules above prevent MarkDecorator objects from storing only a single function or class reference as their positional argument with no additional keyword or positional arguments. """ def __init__(self, name, args=None, kwargs=None): = name self.args = args or () self.kwargs = kwargs or {} @property def markname(self): return # for backward-compat (2.4.1 had this attr) def __repr__(self): d = self.__dict__.copy() name = d.pop('name') return "<MarkDecorator %r %r>" % (name, d) def __call__(self, *args, **kwargs): """ if passed a single callable argument: decorate it with mark info. otherwise add *args/**kwargs in-place to mark information. """ if args and not kwargs: func = args[0] is_class = inspect.isclass(func) if len(args) == 1 and (istestfunc(func) or is_class): if is_class: if hasattr(func, 'pytestmark'): mark_list = func.pytestmark if not isinstance(mark_list, list): mark_list = [mark_list] # always work on a copy to avoid updating pytestmark # from a superclass by accident mark_list = mark_list + [self] func.pytestmark = mark_list else: func.pytestmark = [self] else: holder = getattr(func,, None) if holder is None: holder = MarkInfo(, self.args, self.kwargs ) setattr(func,, holder) else: holder.add(self.args, self.kwargs) return func kw = self.kwargs.copy() kw.update(kwargs) args = self.args + args return self.__class__(, args=args, kwargs=kw)
def extract_argvalue(maybe_marked_args): # TODO: incorrect mark data, the old code wanst able to collect lists # individual parametrized argument sets can be wrapped in a series # of markers in which case we unwrap the values and apply the mark # at Function init newmarks = {} argval = maybe_marked_args while isinstance(argval, MarkDecorator): newmark = MarkDecorator(argval.markname, argval.args[:-1], argval.kwargs) newmarks[newmark.markname] = newmark argval = argval.args[-1] return argval, newmarks
[docs]class MarkInfo: """ Marking object created by :class:`MarkDecorator` instances. """ def __init__(self, name, args, kwargs): #: name of attribute = name #: positional argument list, empty if none specified self.args = args #: keyword argument dictionary, empty if nothing specified self.kwargs = kwargs.copy() self._arglist = [(args, kwargs.copy())] def __repr__(self): return "<MarkInfo %r args=%r kwargs=%r>" % (, self.args, self.kwargs )
[docs] def add(self, args, kwargs): """ add a MarkInfo with the given args and kwargs. """ self._arglist.append((args, kwargs)) self.args += args self.kwargs.update(kwargs)
def __iter__(self): """ yield MarkInfo objects each relating to a marking-call. """ for args, kwargs in self._arglist: yield MarkInfo(, args, kwargs)