pytest-slack Documentation Status Updates

Pytest to Slack reporting plugin


  • Python3 version [3.5+]
  • Requests
  • Make sure you have the latest version of pytest installed for your environment


You can install “pytest-slack” via pip:

$ pip install pytest-slack


  • Setup slack hook
  • Use this plugin by running pytest normally and use the follwoing options to customize report:
>>> slack:
                        Set the channel name to report
                        Used for reporting to slack
                        Set the report link
                        Set the reporter name
  --slack_timeout=SLACK_TIMEOUT [DEFAULT = 10s ]
                        Set the timeout for sending results in seconds


$ pytest tests –slack_hook=… –slack_channel=test_report_channel –slack_username=”Regression testing results”

All kind of problems:

Passed test:

$ pytest tests –slack_hook=… –slack_channel=test_report_channel –slack_username=”Regression testing results” –slack_report_link=http://any_address

Passed test with link:


If you encounter any problems, please file an issue along with a detailed description.