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How to convince your colleagues of pairwise testing?

I've been working on the pairwise topic for more than one month now and I went from "pairwise testing is a nice method in theory, but not applicable in our case" to "pairwise is nice in theory and ...
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1answer
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Selecting xpath using a variable in selenium 2

I am doing a selenium automation where I want to pass the variable into the xpath and select the element. The xpath which I am trying looks like: browser.find_element_by_xpath("//span[contains(.,'SEM ...
0
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2answers
271 views

Tool to UI, Performance, Functionality testing for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for IOS mobile application

I am new to IOS mobile application testing, can anyone suggest me the automation tool for IOS mobile application, so that UI, functionality and performance test could be done with that. I tried with ...
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0answers
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xss scripts through console of web-developers-tools

So, well i am learning selenium webdriver, junit4. I need to know, is it a proper way to add "xss scripts" through console of web developers tools ? Can anyone help me with example ?
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2answers
660 views

Modifying a called in test case

How do you modify a test case that has been used as a call in for other tests? In other words, if I have a test case that I want to modify or delete, how can I tell if it has been used as a call in ...
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1answer
677 views

Selenium 2 RemoteWebDriver constructor error: java.lang.String cannot be cast to java.util.Map

I am newbie with selenium and writing selenium test cases, I am basically trying to modify existing code in order to enhance some functionality. I am creating a webDriver using the following code : ...
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116 views

Suggestions for Software Testing Blogs [duplicate]

I want to be more up to date with current events and ideas in SQA. I was wondering if anyone could offer any suggestions for Software Testing Blogs.
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1answer
450 views

How to use AutoIT for handling multiple authentication windows with different credentials?

I am writing the test script in java using selenium webDriver. I have a situation where while executing the test script different authentication windows will appear and might need different ...
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1answer
101 views

Valid Equivalence Partition testing

I've read a number of papers and books on equivalence partitioning but can't seem to get my head around this one part. My question is: Are these valid equivalence partitions? Let say I have a ...
0
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1answer
988 views

TestNG like unit testing framework in C# (C sharp)

I am trying to create data provider in C#. However, I don't want to connect the DB. I just want to provide some values. Is there TestNG like unit testing framework in C#, which can I use? Is there any ...
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137 views

Selenium Webdriver runs in root but not in non-root account

I have this problem that when I run in root account it works properly with the test cases returning the expected. But in non-root account it keep giving me error. Thanks in advance if you are helping ...
3
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6answers
12k views

Take screen shots using selenium webdriver

How to take screen shot on both test cases "Positive and Negative" results. NOTE: Currently, iam working in selenium webdriver (junit) and i didnt have an idea about how to code for adding methods to ...
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2answers
2k views

JMeter: Iterating over a set of CSV files over a set of links - nested loops

I have a set of JSP Pages for each I have a set of links to use for the response time measurements. In order to aggregate the results correctly I am trying to run a foreach controller over a loop ...
2
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2answers
128 views

How are dependencies dealt with when writing tests?

If you have three tests A,B,C and each tests a specific scenario, where B depends on A and C depends on B and A. How do you deal with that? Is it a case where there should not be three tests in the ...
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1answer
1k views

Performance testing for MS Windows desktop applications

Could you recommend any tools for testing performance of desktop applications running on MS Windows? I would like to verify the speed of application activities versus HW and OS configuration. I have ...
0
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3answers
147 views

Fresh to Software SQA

I've been working in SQA field for a year now, and basically I used only black box methods. What advice can you give me to enhance my skills? Recently I have started learning Jmeter Apache for load ...
3
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8answers
274 views

How to simulate a network loss issue while Testing?

I am working on mobile applications As we know every user shall have experienced network loss issues due to various reasons while using an app. Now my requirement is that how shall i guarantee an app ...
0
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1answer
70 views

Are there any part time jobs related to QA? [closed]

I am currently working as full time QA but seeking opportunity in part time job in QA. I can spend 4/5 hour per week. please suggest any.
2
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1answer
201 views

Path to becoming a security tester for a QA Engineer?

I was looking for some guidelines/documentation on how to start security testing my app and progress on as a security tester. It seems interesting to me to be able to break an application using trial ...
3
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1answer
3k views

(QTP/UFT) How do I use a test's input action parameters to parameterize a test?

I am working with HP Unified Functional Testing 11.52. In my example below, I'd like to use the test's input action parameters "C1" and "C2" in Action1. Here is the code in action 1, it is just 1 ...
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3answers
177 views

How to report an issue to Developer about a bug that occurs seldom

I am getting an app exiting issue once in ten times.Could any one tell me how to report this issue to developer .Since i am not sure of exact step in which app is getting exited.
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1answer
332 views

How to access element inside iframe in Java?

I want to get an element's id attribute that is inside of an iframe through Java. How do I access an element inside of an iframe in Java?
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0answers
53 views

Feed TestNG tests

recently i used feed4testng in order to run multiple instances of test using a dataprovider with feed4testng tool. But this tool only iterates through external resources. Is there any other tool for ...
1
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1answer
60 views

ATs at Epic or Issue/Task level in JIRA

I have a project (in JIRA) with Stories containing acceptance criteria for it to be closed. Within these Stories, there are JIRA issues (development tasks), with their own UATs which help the ...
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2answers
71 views

Technical debt report

I've been asked to create a report about the technical debt of an application, but I haven't receive farther guidelines about its elaboration. I'll be assisted by Sonar code analysis tool. My main ...
3
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2answers
2k views

Automated White box/backend testing for a Test Engineer?

I have been writing a lot of UI tests lately using Selenium and I want to do more integration testing from the backend as well. What is a good approach to start with this, where can I find some more ...
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2answers
100 views

Tools to check file presence and integrity after installation

I have different versions of different programs, that require different sets of files/resources. Knowing a list, I would like to check after the installation of a software, that all the corresponding ...
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4answers
97 views

Operating system restoration

I'm currently setting up a couple of systems to test the company software, and I require the ability to "flash" the hard drives of the machines at any point in time, and restore them to their fresh ...
0
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2answers
115 views

Best practices for managing code duplication?

Code analyzers like Sonar provide a metric called "Code duplication". This metric is useful, since it shows when code needs to be factorized. Knowing that, what are the best pratices regarding this ...
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2answers
514 views

jenkins build when a change is pushed to another repository

I'm sure that this happens frequently. My testing suite is a separate repository from the company's main app. I wanted to know If there's a way to run the suite when a change is pushed to repository ...
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1answer
2k views

Regarding Setting text of a WebElement without using SendKeys method

I have the following code piece in java using selenium inorder to access UI element on iOS and populate a textfield. WebElement username = driver.findElement(By.xpath("//window[1]/textfield[1]")); ...
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0answers
337 views

How to keep test cases synced with HP ALM after refactoring?

We're planning to automate test synchronization between HP ALM QC and our TestNG test cases. We want to keep them synced in the following scenarios: Test adding: When creating TestNG test, a test ...
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1answer
49 views

Introducing Scrum in a distributed team

We would like to start using scrum in our distributed development team. Until know we used a "home-grown" methodology, but we would like to switch to something more defined and mature. Scrum would be ...
0
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1answer
620 views

Visual Studio 2012 + NUnit unit test integration

I am having a problem with integration my NUnit test integration. I have installed the test adapter for NUnit and also made sure that the extension is enabled, but no test are shown in the test ...
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1answer
2k views

How to build a test for iterative HTTP requests using JMeter?

Background I would like to probe our own map tile server and for this I'd like to have a loop from which I could request individual tiles, each time a different one. Our tile server is based on ...
3
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4answers
247 views

Do DevOps pertain to QA departments?

A lot of software products have really fast production cycles and frequent releases, this need has created the DevOps position. Looking that the tasks of a DevOps position have much in common with ...
2
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2answers
362 views

QA as Scrum Master

I have been thinking more and more as to whether it’s a good idea to have the one off the Lead QA testers as the projects Scrum Master? Here’s my thinking, which may not be the same in every ...
0
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1answer
281 views

Need to validate compiled document using C# selenium in VS 2010

I am using selenium, C# at this point I am able to compile word document and then need to save as a pdf on desktop and then validate the links in the downloaded document with original parsed document, ...
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2answers
894 views

Can not catch NoSuchElementException with PageFactory (Selenium WebDriver)

My question is like Problem catching Selenium Webdriver NoSuchElementException but there is no answer to resolve an issue. Class SmallLoginLocators: public class SmallLoginLocators { public ...
0
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1answer
113 views

PHPUnit Selenium2 calling a function

I am testing with PHPUnit and Selenium2. I am testing the admin panel. So, I need to add Admin Login Test into all my admin panel tests. I want to create a new Admin Login Test with a new file and I ...
0
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1answer
4k views

Selecting items in a combobox using Webdriver

Which Selenium Webdriver command is used for selecting items from combobox in Java? I mean when we want to select one item from a Combobox but this element is not an instance of Select class, e.g., ...
0
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1answer
160 views

CSS/XPATH selector management using python's dictionary

I have a lot of functional tests in Python. As expected , they use a wide variety of css/xpath selectors . I think I read somewhere that a practice is to have a dictionary where each selector would ...
0
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1answer
275 views

How to save compiled document on Desktop using C# Selenium

Using Selenium WebDriver with C# in VS 2010, I compiled a document using automation and then I want to save the file on my desktop. During automation a new window is popping up to "save or open file". ...
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1answer
91 views

Outage Tracking Tool

Is there any open source tool to track application outages/downtime? I work in a testing project and sometimes due to some anomalies we can't do the normal system testing. I need a tool to track ...
0
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4answers
116 views

Is there a standard term for tests run against production? [duplicate]

After running our normal automated tests against a test area, we releasing the change to production then run some additional tests against production to verify the roll-out ran correctly and to test ...
0
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1answer
104 views

Issue tracking - project version tracking

I have recently joined a new company and I am dragging them by the scruff of their neck into the 21st Century when it comes to development and testing processes. I have just introduced JIRA after ...
0
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1answer
117 views

question if this job should be a red flag or not [closed]

I have only talked to the recruiter so far and he seems legit, but recruiters always try to make a job sound fluffy. I literally only applied because im going to be on unemployment and I know I have ...
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2answers
882 views

How to execute parallel junit tests with maven surefire

I'm using selenium webdriver, Junit 4.9, maven for testing. Now I need to parallel tests. I added the plugin below, then tried to run it from IntelliJ IDEA 11, but it was still running sequentially. ...
0
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2answers
89 views

Testing of distributed and asynchronous processing

We have camel based system domain-agnostic data channel framework which facilitate the raw data flow from an external data source , validate the raw data, enrich and standardize the data to ensure ...
0
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1answer
204 views

How should I plan for a QA job where I work at home, part time?

Working from home has many advantages, no commute time, no relocation and a lot of other benefits. As an alternative I think I need a future job for me mainly to have the following characteristics: ...

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