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Malformed test function name

Reports malformed names of tests, benchmarks, and examples.

According to Package testing at, names must follow a special convention in order to make the go tool process them correctly.


func Testfoo(*testing.T) {} // the 'go' tool will not run this test

After the Rename to quick-fix is applied:

func TestFoo(*testing.T) {}

Inspection Details

By default bundled with:

GoLand 2024.1, Qodana for Go 2024.1,

Can be installed with plugin:


Last modified: 12 March 2024