The pytest team is proud to announce the 6.0.0 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

  • Arvin Firouzi

  • Bruno Oliveira

  • Debi Mishra

  • Garrett Thomas

  • Hugo van Kemenade

  • Kelton Bassingthwaite

  • Kostis Anagnostopoulos

  • Lewis Cowles

  • Miro Hrončok

  • Ran Benita

  • Simon K

  • Zac Hatfield-Dodds

Happy testing, The pytest Development Team