In this short post, I will introduce you to a few utility methods that might be useful while working with RecyclerView in Espresso Tests.
Introduction In this post, I am assuming that you are already using a RecyclerView in your app.
In the first part of this article we got an introduction about various frameworks available to us for writing tests for an Android app. We also saw some best practices that could be followed to write more testable code.
In app development, a variety of use cases and interactions come up as one iterates the code. The app might need to fetch data from a server, interact with the device’s sensors, access local storage, or render complex user interfaces.
I wrote a simple activity in Koltin which takes a user name as input and simply displays it in the TextView. Here’s how the activity looks like.
And the code for the activity is,