How to Deal With and Eliminate Flaky Tests

Originally published at: https://semaphoreci.com/community/tutorials/how-to-deal-with-and-eliminate-flaky-tests

A test that intermittently fails for no apparent reason — or works in your local machine and fails with continuous integration — is called a flaky test. Flaky tests hinder development, slow down progress, hide design problems, and cost a lot of money in the long run. A survey published in October 2021 shows that…