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cucumber-jvm and Android Studio

During this Winter holidays, I've been exploring a Behavior Driven Development and experimented with a couple of testing frameworks: Calabash and cucumber-jvm.

In this post, I would like to describe setting up cucumber-jvm for Android Studio projects.

I've extended cucumber-jvm examples with a version for Android Studio. Here is a copy in my github branch: https://github.com/mdzyuba/cucumber-jvm/tree/add_android_studio_example/examples/android/android-studio/Cukeulator.

In addition to the example code, here is some details on how it was created.

Dependencies
The cucumber-jvm requires several libraries to be added to a project: https://github.com/cucumber/cucumber-jvm/tree/master/android

I've found it's easier to add those dependencies with the Android Studio project setup dialog because it takes care of the jar versions for you.

File > Project Structure > Modules > app > Dependencies > + > Library dependency
  > type "cucumber" in the s…