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Quick Start

To use cats-scalacheck in an existing SBT project with Scala 2.11 or a later version, add the following dependency to your build.sbt:

libraryDependencies += "io.chrisdavenport" %% "cats-scalacheck" % "<version>"

Getting Started

scala> import org.scalacheck.{Gen, Arbitrary}
import org.scalacheck.{Gen, Arbitrary}

scala> import org.scalacheck.cats.implicits._
import org.scalacheck.cats.implicits._

scala> import cats.Applicative
import cats.Applicative

scala> import cats.implicits._
import cats.implicits._

scala> val apComposition: Gen[(Int, String)] = Applicative[Gen].product(
     |   Arbitrary.arbitrary[Int],
     |   Arbitrary.arbitrary[String]
     | )
apComposition: org.scalacheck.Gen[(Int, String)] = org.scalacheck.Gen$$anon$1@25ee4918



  • Alternative[Gen]
  • Monad[Gen]
  • FunctorFilter[Gen]
  • Monoid[A] => Monoid[Gen[A]]
  • Semigroup[A] => Semigroup[Gen[A]]


  • ContravariantSemigroupal[Gen]
  • MonoidK[Gen]