Questions tagged [embedded]

Questions regarding testing of embedded computer systems (a computer system with a dedicated function within another mechanical or electrical system, often with real-time computing constraints. It is embedded as part of a complete device often including hardware and mechanical parts)

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Automating RFID reader testing

We are trying to automate RFID card reader testing, normally we test bunch of cards (40 to 50) by placing it in front of the reader and seeing if the data from reader matches the expected data. I want ...
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What network-connectivity scenarios should be tested for a generic cellular IoT device?

I'm working on a variety of cellular IoT products. I have developed a sense of which parts of cell stack tend to go wrong, which guides my test cases: SIM card may or may not be present, therefore ...
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Embedded system - external memory change [closed]

I would like to ask this time your view on what aspects would you consider to tickle when a strategic component like memory is replaced (in embedded system). Basically, the main goal is to ensure ...
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How to test whether embedded third-party content within my web app is correct?

The example is Google Maps. Let's say I want to make certain that the code that I've written for placing markers on the map is correct. Is there an established way to test this? Ideally I would want ...
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Licensing restrictions of formal methods (code proof) tools and contractors

This is NOT Intended to be a product/service recommendation question - I am trying really hard to word this so it isn't one. Does anyone here perform static analysis on your code using abstract ...
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How to set up automated build/test for embedded project [closed]

We have a number of embedded projects, and are trying to improve our process. This includes automating our unit and system tests with jenkins. I have gotten some of our existing environments ...
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How to test embedded software running on a microcontroller?

I have developed a microcontroller application using an ADC, a RS232 port and some digital I/O. How can I verify the application in black box fashion (not using development tools)? And are there any ...
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Open-source/freeware testing tool for Set-Top Box

According to Wikipedia a set-top box (STB) is: an information appliance device that generally contains a tuner and connects to a television set and an external source of signal, turning the source ...
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What new things need to be covered in Embedded Systems testing compared to normal manual testing?

Can you provide me with some common checklist for Embedded Systems testing please? What are the new things that are covered in this? And can you also advise me some interesting references for reading ...
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testing Touchscreen driver

I am testing a touch screen driver for an embedded device. Unfortunately it is tightly coupled to the hardware so simulated data can't be pushed in real time in order to simulate real usage. Basic ...
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looking for a way to exercise Android web browser

To continue my monkey question I am looking for a way to generate Web traffic on a device (not emulator) running Android. The unit under test is not the browser but lower communication layers of the ...
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How would you call on-device unit tests ?

In the embedded world some (unit) tests have minimal value when they run as standalone test, like unit tests should. We have many tests that run on the embedded device, as part of the embedded ...
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Is it possible to configure Android's Monkey test for better web testing ? [closed]

I am using Android's Monkey application to test web browsing (actually testing the underlying layers, not the browser). Is there a way to configure the behavior of the monkey besides the throttle ...