Re: Automated Testing Frameworks
- OK, the Selenium tests were a slow start at first, since some of the
Ajax events are not picked up by the recorder. But, so far, I've been
able to add everything else we need manually (but still using the
Selenium IDE). In a DataTable environment, the recording becomes a
template for the test, to which we add the missing click events, as
well as the usual unrecordable events like "TextNotPresent.".
I've added several Selenium tests to an example application that's
To run the tests yourself, install the Selenium IDE plugin for FireFox
(https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/2079), and open this
long, strange URI.
Chrome is a special FireFox protocol that can utilize a plugin, in
this case the Selenium IDE plugin.
So long as the GeoCities bandwidth holds out, the test suite should
run inside the browser against the server site. In different frames,
you will be able to see the test scripts and the application as it
runs through its paces.