Archive for February, 2017

  • Squish and Functional Mockup Interfaces (FMI)

    By on February 28, 2017

    When testing an application that interfaces with external devices, one often doesn’t want to use an actual device. A typical testing setup in such cases would encompass a simulation tool that mocks the device(s) in a predictable and controllable way. Testing using simulated devices have a range of benefits: No need for...

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  • We met Squish users in Poland for “UI Behavior Driven Testing” workshop

    By on February 27, 2017

    On Wednesday, 22 February 2017, our Squish experts Tomasz Pawlowski and Jakub Topolski conducted a “Squish in Action: UI Behavior Driven Testing” one-day workshop. We met with 16 participants in the beautiful city of Gdansk (Poland). Shortly after 9am we started with a decent theoretical introduction to Behavior Driven...

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  • Define your own Symbolic Names

    By on February 21, 2017

    Usually when Squish adds an object to the Object Map, Symbolic Name is created as a combination of its properties (e.g. caption and type of the selected object). Thanks to that, most of the time it’s easy to identify objects behind these names. However, there are cases where it...

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  • More Useful Squish Test Reports

    By on February 15, 2017

    Test reports matter. Especially so when something goes wrong because Squish detected a failing verification during test execution. When a test fails, it’s typically interesting to figure out why a test failed (except if you’re fine with just ignoring the result). The first step to figuring out why something went wrong...

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  • froglogic released Squish Coco 4.0 – now with MC/DC and MCC

    By on February 14, 2017

    froglogic GmbH today announced its release of Squish Coco version 4.0, a complete C, C++, C# and Tcl code coverage tool chain for a wide range of platforms, compilers and targets including Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Unix and embedded systems. The focus of Squish Coco 4.0 is to provide...

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  • The Squish Jenkins plugin now supports Pipelines

    By on February 6, 2017

    As we received a lot of questions about using the Squish Jenkins Plugin in Pipeline jobs, we now introduced a solution for that. Starting from the version 7.0 of the Squish Jenkins plugin support for Pipelines is available. If you are interested in short tutorial please read the Knowledge Base article....

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  • froglogic Delivers Squish Tool Suite for Automated Testing of Embedded Qt GUIs and HMIs

    By on February 1, 2017

    With the rise of modern user interfaces (HMIs) in the embedded industries, new methods to automate the GUI tests of embedded devices are required to develop and ship quality products. froglogic, the innovative firm behind the cross-platform and cross-technology GUI test automation tool Squish and the cross-platform code coverage...

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  • Overriding Squish functions

    By on February 1, 2017

    Motivation There may be cases where one wants to change the behavior of the functions provided by Squish. For example, even though the default timeout of waitForObject() is 20 seconds (which usually is enough for a GUI control to be “visible and enabled”), in some rare cases one may...

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