Author archive for Sarita Spannuth

  • Starting Your AUT Using Absolute Paths in startApplication()

    By on August 20, 2019

    To start an application in a Squish test script using startApplication(), (where name refers to an entry in the server.ini file), one registers the AUT with its absolute path in the file server.ini, as opposed to hard-coding the path in the test script, and modifying the paths in your...

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  • Refactoring in the Squish IDE

    By on February 19, 2019

    Introduction/Motivation A simple way to get started with testing your application with Squish is to record interactions with your application which correspond to the functionality you want to exercise. Once the recording is complete, Squish generates a test script in your preferred scripting language, containing those actions you performed...

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  • Lesser known tips on BDD testing using Squish

    By on September 4, 2018

    Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) is an extension of the Test-Driven Development approach which puts the definition of acceptance criteria at the beginning of the development process as opposed to writing tests after the software has been developed. With possible cycles of code changes done after testing. Behavior Driven Tests are...

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  • Parallel execution in Squish

    By on October 2, 2017

    With the help of virtual machines one can perform parallel executions in Squish as a time saving strategy. As an application grows, it’s features increase and so do the number of testcases in the corresponding testuite. A testsuite containing a large number of testcases becomes a problem. It takes...

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  • Testing same named AUTs in Squish

    By on May 2, 2017

    We often get asked what is the best approach for testing two AUTs with same name in Squish. Consider an example where a user wants to test two different versions of an AUT located at two different paths and both AUTs are calledfoo.exe. The information about the registered AUTs...

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