Testing components using EF Core
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You may want to test components using something that approximates connecting to the real database, without the overhead of actual database I/O operations.
There are two main options for doing this:
- SQLite in-memory mode allows you to write efficient tests against a provider that behaves like a relational database.
- The InMemory provider is a lightweight provider that has minimal dependencies, but does not always behave like a relational database.