assertTimeout() method

This lesson demonstrates how to use assertTimeout method in JUnit 5 to assert timeout conditions.

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assertTimeout() method

Assertions API provide static assertTimeout() method. It is used to test long-running tasks. If given task inside the test case takes more than the specified duration, then the test will fail.

The executable provided to the test case will be executed in the same thread as that of the calling code. Also, the execution of the executable will not be preemptively aborted if the timeout is exceeded.

There are basically three useful overloaded methods for assertTimeout:-

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