ABAP OO Class Methods

TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT SAP Class - Help Class for ABAP Unit Tests

TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT is a standard SAP object class available within R/3 SAP systems depending on your version and release level. You can view/maintain the class details by entering its name into the relevant SAP transactions such as SE24, SE80 or even SE84.

Below is the documentation available for class TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT including details of:

  • Interface class implementations
  • Inheritance details
  • Methods defined within class ( including link to full details )
  • Attributes ( including initial values )
  • Class Events

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This OO class has a superclass assigned to it, which means it will inherit its objects and methods. The superclass for TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT is CL_AUNIT_ASSERT


A method is a coding block that performs a certain procedure (i.e. ABAP functionality) on an object within the overall SAP class. In simple terms if the object is an SAP database table a method could be the procedure to add a record or to delete a record. If you are new to OO in many respects, the implementation of a method is similar to a function module and can be called in a very similar way using CALL METHOD.

Instead of "CALL FUNCTION", Methods are referenced using the following syntax: CALL METHOD CL_ABAP_CHAR_UTILITIES=>methodname EXPORTING/IMPORTING...

ASSERT_BRANCH_COVERAGE - Ensure Expected Branch Coverage
ASSERT_BRANCH_COVERAGE_NODE - Ensure Expected Branch Coverage
ASSERT_EQUALS_ALL_BLOCK_NODES - Assert Equals All Block Nodes
ASSERT_EQUALS_CONFIGURATION - Ensure Expected Results Configuration
ASSERT_EQUALS_SELECTION - Checks two selection objects for equality
ASSERT_PROCEDURE_COVERAGE - Ensure Expected Program Coverage
ASSERT_PROCEDURE_COVERAGE_NODE - Ensure Expected Program Coverage
ASSERT_SIZE - Ensure Expected Table Size
ASSERT_STATEMENT_COVERAGE - Ensure Expected Statement Coverage
ASSERT_STATEMENT_COVERAGE_NODE - Ensure Expected Statement Coverage
GET_BLOCK_NODES - Get Block Nodes
SETUP - Setup


List of attributes within class TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT. These can be referenced using the following syntax TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT=>. Although depending on where you are inserting the ABAP code you do need to check if the attribute is public or private.

NameDescriptionInitial Value
DEMO_MEASUREMENT Single or Merged Coverage Measurement
FACTORY Factory for Coverage Measurements
FACTORY_INTERNAL Central Access to Coverage API
REPOSITORY Persistency for Coverage Measurements
REPOSITORY_INTERNAL Persistency for Coverage Measurements

Events of the Class TH_SCV_CUSTOM_ASSERT

Events are created within your class using special event handler methods. These must be registered at runtime for the event and can then be triggered using the ABAP syntax: RAISE EVENT EXPOTING...