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Async library error in terminal while running Ethereum Smart Contracts test with mocha?

Async library error in terminal while running Ethereum Smart Contracts test with mocha?

Async library error in terminal while running Ethereum Smart Contracts test with mocha?

Hello ,
I˙m having issues with running some ethereum smart contracts tests in Mocha. Im trying to deploy a contract using async. I inquired about this issue in the Mocha help forums and was informed that the nature of the error is with async.

async version is 2.6.2
async-await version is 0.1.40


CODE --> javascript

const assert = require("assert");
const ganache = require("ganache-cli");
const Web3 = require("web3");
const web3 = new Web3(ganache.provider());
const {interface, bytecode} = require("../compile");

let accounts;
let inbox;

beforeEach(async ()=> {

//get a a list of all accounts

	accounts = await  web3.eth.getAccounts();

// Use one of those accounts to deploy the contract

	inbox =  await new   web3.eth.Contract(JSON.parse(interface))
	.deploy({ data: bytecode, arguments: ["Hi there!"] })
	.send({ from: accounts[0], gas: "1000000" });


describe ("Inboxxx", () => {

	it("this deploys a contract", () => {


CODE --> json


  "name": "inbox",
  "version": "1.0.0",
  "description": "",
  "main": "index.js",
  "scripts": {
    "test": "mocha"
  "author": "",
  "license": "ISC",
  "dependencies": {
   "async": "^2.6.2",
   "async-await": "^0.1.40",
    "ganache-cli": "^6.0.3",
    "mocha": "^4.0.1",
    "save": "^2.4.0",
    "solc": "^0.4.19",
    "web3": "^1.0.0-beta.26"


CODE --> javascript

const path = require("path");
const fs = require("fs");
const solc = require("solc")

const inboxPath = path.resolve(__dirname, "contracts", "Inbox.sol");
const source = fs.readFileSync(inboxPath, "utf8");

module.exports = solc.compile(source,1).contracts[":Inbox"]; 

After i run: npm run test // in my cmd I get this output

I tried clearing my npm cache, unistalling async / async await with a newer version but with no luck, the error still presists.

I˙m doing a solidity ethereum course od Udemy but I don`t get any answers from their side so I would really appreciate some help here…


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