How to check the exception thrown correctly by PHPUnit?

Posted by Prem Tiwari | Updated on

Want to check the exception thrown correctly by PHPUnit? Just came across the same issue. For some reason PHPUnit will not allow you to set the expectedException to a generic exception and I am not sure why. Personally I opt to throw custom Exception codes rather than have to create a new exception class every time I want to differentiate exceptions.

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