Disable @Scheduled timers for test in Spring


As soon we have timers in our project they may cause issues in our integration tests, as they start running in the most undesirable situation. E.g. during the trigger a specific function which would usually be triggered by the timer.


In the easiest scenario if it is a in memory Spring test we can just mock the ScheduledExecutorService and so stop any @Scheduled job executions.

    private ScheduledExecutorService schedulerService;

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