6. Use Codecov to measure code covered by tests#

6.1. Status#


6.2. Context#

It is important for the health of the Open edX project to measure the amount of code covered by automated testing.

6.3. Decision#

For measuring test coverage, Codecov should be used.

6.4. Consequence#

Codecov has been adopted by the Open edX community as the tool for measuring test coverage.

6.5. Rejected Alternatives#

6.5.1. Coveralls#

Coveralls has been historically used for tracking coverage but the service has become less reliable over time and the larger python has moved away from it.