A scripting technique that does not put test data directly into the test script.

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How does the DataSource attribute on a test run the test multiple times?

This is going to be a bit long/wordy/verbose, but I've been looking at it for a while and I think that I'm bad at explaining things because people seem to get confused about what I'm asking. You know ...
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What data-driven techniques exist for determining that enough testing has been done?

I have seen some SQA groups use defect arrival or "discovery" rates in order to determine whether a piece of software is ready to be released. The idea is that the rate at which defects are uncovered ...
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Generate test data in which format

What is the best approach to make test data configurable ? Through XML file or properties file or any other way. But must not be hard coded. What approach should be taken to run the same Test Suit ...
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How can I test a table of options with python unittest and nosetests?

I have a list of twelve properties and want to test various combinations. The actual test function is the same, just different parameters. I find myself writing a bunch of functions that look like ...
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Data driven testing patterns

Every now and then I see a question coming by asking how to implement a data driven test framework in combination with a automated testing framework like Selenium. This gives me the feeling this is ...
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Robot Framework data-driven automation testing: Can data derived from a database be used as a data source for a test template?

I am familiar with using template keywords in data-driven Robot Framework testing and know that external sources of data such as text files and csv files can be used to provide test data. However, the ...
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Unable to perform data driven test using Apache POI

The line marked in star is giving error when the test is run in TestNG Guys tell me what am I doing wrong in this. I have attached the excel with 3 rows and 3 columns in 1st sheet. Data lib code- ...
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Automated software for data set management

My team creates some kind of machine learning algorithm. We have an executable module, which gets input and produces output as files in some format. Thus each of our tests is such file. After module ...
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Both machine- and human-readable data-driven test cases

At this moment I write my test cases in Markdown. So they can be version-controlled (I use Git). From Markdown I can render the sources into either HTML or PDF, it can be automatized through a shell ...
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Want to build data driven framework with selenium webdriver [closed]

I have knowledge of selenium and want to implement data driven framework. So, I need basic knowledge for this at a starting level so that I can proceed in my organization
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TestComplete ; Automation Testing; Dynamic programming

How do we take input from an excel sheet(data-driven testing) for web app testing after recording a script? making it dynamic is the main issue.
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Invalid xml data generator

I am searching for a tool that can generate invalid data for xml. I know data valid in one system might be invalid in other. Still some error like length, signs, repetition could be simulated. I do ...
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How to read Data from XML file and compare the Data with Database Tables as an output using Selenium?

I have to test more than 250 feeds which contains of listing data. Hence, the goal is Download feeds file from existing legacy system which is in XML format and then compare the values with New(re-...
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Can we use Data Driven approach with Page Object model using Page Factory, any example or link will help

Can we use Data Driven approach with Page Object model using Page Factory, any example or link will help. I am trying to implement POM with PageFactory but at the same time I want to make it data ...
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Selenium: Isolating Assert Fail in Excel Data Driven Loop

Firstly I would like to point out that I'm a beginner when it comes to selenium so I apologise if this is not presented appropriately. I would like to incorporate data driven testing into my ...
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In QTP 12.51, how to identify dynamical element generated using ajax/jquery form

In my Datatable three rows present.After clicking on Add button new row is generateed and i need to put input values from datatable. Problem : How to identify field of each row dynamically for ...
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Keyword driven framework vs Data driven frameworks

I am having problems fully understanding the purpose of keyword driven frameworks compared to data driven frameworks. What circumstances would make a keyword-driven framework more appropriate for an ...