Unable to reset simulator state between XCTestCase cases.

Originator:jarod
Number:rdar://22455111 Date Originated:27-Aug-2015 02:45 PM
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:Developer Tools Product Version:Xcode Version 7.0 beta 6 (7A192o)
Classification:Enhancement Reproducible:Always
 
Summary:
I have tests that require that the application state be reset before running the test.

In Xcode 7 UI testing there doesn't seem to be a way to do this in XCTest that I can find.

Something like the following would be helpful.

override func setUp() {
        
        super.setUp()

        continueAfterFailure = false
        resetSimulatorState = true
        // OR
        resetDeviceState = true // Delete app from connected device and reinstall then run tests.

        XCUIApplication().launch()
    }

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Xcode Version 7.0 beta 6 (7A192o)
OS X 10.10.4 (14E46)

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Any news or updates on this topic? I see it's been posted some time ago, but there is no clear way to do this reset until this moment.

By ioanaioana70 at March 16, 2017, 12:14 p.m. (reply...)

You could run 'xcrun simctl erase all' between each test in CI, but yes I agree, I also require this functionality. Please help us Apple this is basic requirement in automation, thanks.


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