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May
23
comment What do you do when you encounter overloaded terminology in your workspace?
I just 'clarify' it by saying "It's part of the scrum process."
May
20
comment What are some tools for fuzz testing?
It doesn't directly do fuzzing. But, by regenerating the values with a high variation modifier, you should end up with a similar result to fuzzing.
May
20
answered What are some tools for fuzz testing?
May
20
comment What are some tools for fuzz testing?
Don't mind me. I'm just kind of smiling because professionals are using the term 'fuzzing' and it sounds funny. :-)
May
20
comment Whether to choose Selenium over Watir or Lightweight Test Automation when testing web applications created using c sharp?
@Ethel let's not forget the Selenium proposal was merged into this proposal. This means a significant portion of the users of the site are here for nothing other than selenium and are going to be naturally biased in favor of it. That lends me to think asking if Selenium is right is going to get little more than soul food.
May
20
comment Whether to choose Selenium over Watir or Lightweight Test Automation when testing web applications created using c sharp?
I feel this falls under the "X vs Y" category and should be closed.
May
20
revised Whether to choose Selenium over Watir or Lightweight Test Automation when testing web applications created using c sharp?
as per FAQ, don't use signatures :)
May
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How is Selenium different from other GUI automation tools?
May
19
comment How is Selenium different from other GUI automation tools?
On the basis of "No X vs Y questions" I'm voting to close. We reached the same conclusion on sqa.stackexchange.com/questions/245/qtp-vs-selenium
May
19
comment Where can I find some insightful cartoons and/or humorous content about software testing?
@Justin I respect your difference of opinion on the matter. I still feel it's inappropriate (although secretly I'm hoping there's answers just because I enjoy funny things...) In regard to the precedent, there are many questions on StackOverflow (especially from its early history, which that question is) that have been overlooked by the moderating staff which was much smaller at the time of that posting. The 'rules of the road' for StackOverflow have also evolved since then. I would also say that while there are parallels, the rules of SQA are defined by SQA and its users, not StackOverflow.
May
19
comment Where can I find some insightful cartoons and/or humorous content about software testing?
Furthermore, reposting a closed topic is generally taboo. If you feel it was closed incorrectly, the proper thing to do would be to edit the question to rephrase, vote to re-open (if you can) and/or flag for moderator attention to indicate that you feel it no longer is a close-worthy question.
May
19
comment Where can I find some insightful cartoons and/or humorous content about software testing?
I have to agree with Shog's closing of the first post. At first I thought it was great. Then I re-read the guidelines, and I don't feel it's appropriate. This fails the "why versus how" test, the "long not short answer" test, the "opinion backed by fact" test, and in my opinion, also the "more than mindless social fun" test.
May
18
comment How do you fit regression into Kanban?
Because nothing says "It's a great week" than manual testing Monday 9am! :-D
May
18
comment How do you prepare yourself for a testing position?
Your assumption is a safe one to make. Unfortunately, it's incorrect. As another question of mine states, 1.5 million lines of code, 0 automated tests. I'm trying to get something rolling, and anticipate that I will end up transitioning into a testing position if it does roll.
May
18
comment How do you prepare yourself for a testing position?
+1 for the links. I'm going to give that weekendtesting a shot (just as soon as my wife thinks it's a good idea for me to spend 8 hours on a weekend testing an application. Hmm.... well I'll give it a shot when I can!)
May
18
comment How do you prepare yourself for a testing position?
I see. This does great about explaining what I need. I'm curious, how do I get it? What can I do to get myself into that mindset?
May
18
accepted How do I convince management that we need a formal QA department?
May
18
answered Should I use “the test fails if” instead of “the test succeeds if”?
May
18
comment What measures do you use to assess software quality?
So what you're saying is, cutting support means happy customers! That's a win win situation!
May
18
awarded  Critic