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Groovy example source code file (CompilableTestSupport.groovy)

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compilabletestsupport, compilabletestsupport, compilationfailedexception, compilationfailedexception, groovyclassloader, groovyclassloader, groovyshell, groovyshell, groovytestcase, string, throwable

The Groovy CompilableTestSupport.groovy source code

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 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
 * you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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package gls

import org.codehaus.groovy.control.CompilationFailedException

public class CompilableTestSupport extends GroovyTestCase {
    protected shouldNotCompile(String script) {
        try {
            GroovyClassLoader gcl = new GroovyClassLoader()
            gcl.parseClass(script, getTestClassName())
        } catch (CompilationFailedException cfe) {
            return cfe.message
        fail("the compilation succeeded but should have failed")

    protected void shouldCompile(String script) {
        GroovyClassLoader gcl = new GroovyClassLoader()
        gcl.parseClass(script, getTestClassName())
        assert true

    protected void shouldFail(Class th = null, String script) {
        try {
            def shell = new GroovyShell()
            shell.evaluate(script, getTestClassName())
        } catch (Throwable thrown) {
            if (th == null) return
            if (th != thrown.getClass()) {
                fail "script should have thrown $th, but it did throw ${thrown.getClass()}"
        fail "script should have failed, but succeeded"

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