Posts tagged with ‘tip’

  • Verify objects that appear only for short durations

    By on 十一月 21, 2017

    Many applications that carry out a long-running task in the background display a dialog indicating the progress of the task. The dialog may block access to the application too if other actions do not

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  • Squish Tip: Synchronization with waitUntilObjectReady()

    By on 十一月 14, 2017

    waitUntilObjectReady() is a callback function that by default, does nothing, but it can be defined in your test scripts to do anything you want. The method is called just before waitForObject() return

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  • Overview of the new file comparison functions in Squish 6.3

    By on 九月 12, 2017

    With Squish 6.3 we added two new file comparison functions. The objective is to make it easier to verify not just the application state but also the output an application might generate. Squish now of

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  • Enabling Squish to hook into Sub-Processes started by the AUT

    By on 九月 5, 2017

    Often more complex application do not consist of just a single executable. Instead the main application launches sub-processes which also open a user interface. Squish is designed in a way to also hoo

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  • Squish Tip: Silent verifications

    By on 五月 30, 2017

    Motivation The verification functions provided by Squish have built-in logging that can be augmented or customized, one of this customizations allows to silence the logging of test.vp() calls. In Squi

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  • Define your own Symbolic Names

    By on 二月 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

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  • Overriding Squish functions

    By on 二月 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 i

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  • Upcoming feature “script-based object map”

    By on 一月 18, 2017

    Upcoming feature: Script-Based Object Map In July 2016 two blog articles presented an alternative script-based Object Map approach for advanced management of object names. The idea is to use script la

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  • Improved Management Of Object Names – Part 2

    By on 七月 25, 2016

    In a previous blog entry, we introduced an alternative, script-based, approach to maintaining a mapping of symbolic names (variables) to the actual object names (strings). By using script variables in

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  • Improved Management Of Object Names

    By on 七月 19, 2016

    TL;DR: Using plain script language variables over the standard objects.map file simplifies refactoring and maintenance at the expense of losing the ability to generate (or reuse) the names when record

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