The pytest team is proud to announce the 5.4.0 release!

pytest is a mature Python testing tool with more than 2000 tests against itself, passing on many different interpreters and platforms.

This release contains a number of bug fixes and improvements, so users are encouraged to take a look at the CHANGELOG:

For complete documentation, please visit:

As usual, you can upgrade from PyPI via:

pip install -U pytest

Thanks to all who contributed to this release, among them:

  • Anthony Sottile

  • Bruno Oliveira

  • Christoph Buelter

  • Christoph Bülter

  • Daniel Arndt

  • Daniel Hahler

  • Holger Kohr

  • Hugo

  • Hugo van Kemenade

  • Jakub Mitoraj

  • Kyle Altendorf

  • Minuddin Ahmed Rana

  • Nathaniel Compton

  • ParetoLife

  • Pauli Virtanen

  • Philipp Loose

  • Ran Benita

  • Ronny Pfannschmidt

  • Stefan Scherfke

  • Stefano Mazzucco

  • TWood67

  • Tobias Schmidt

  • Tomáš Gavenčiak

  • Vinay Calastry

  • Vladyslav Rachek

  • Zac Hatfield-Dodds

  • captainCapitalism

  • cmachalo

  • gftea

  • kpinc

  • rebecca-palmer

  • sdementen

Happy testing, The pytest Development Team