I do know what is the purpose of a unit test and I know how to write them, but I have trouble getting my head around the structure of Talend Test Jobs...
I need to test a tMap job that take a tMSSQLInput and return a tMSSQLOutput. So far nothing extraordinary.
I created a test case and I'm stuck on how to configure everything.
Do I need to mimic the data coming from a database using a tMSSQL I/O, if so do I need to create mock data ? If that's the case it seems painfully long...
I understand that I need to compare it to a reference file, do I have to use a csv file ? Do I have to also create that reference file ?
I know that in a unit test I give as input all the cases that my method covers, and checks what it returns, but in a tMap operation spanning across several databases with computation in between... That seems like a super tedious task, which is not the point of a unit test.
Anyway, an advice, or insightful words of wisdom are appreciated. Share your knowledge with me and I'll
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