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FEST-Swing 1.2: GUI Testing Made Easy

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I’m proud to announce the release of FEST-Swing 1.2!

FEST-Swing is a Java library that provides a fluent interface for functional Swing GUI testing. This library provides an easy-to-use API that makes creation and maintenance of GUI tests easy.

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This version contains many new features, improvements and bug fixes. For example:

  • Better support for internationalization
  • Improved support for testing JTables and JTrees
  • New assertions for verifying tooltips and client properties on Swing components
  • New support for editable JComboBoxes as editors of JTable cells
  • New support for testing JProgressBars
  • New support for handling System.exit
  • New support for testing containers (e.g. JPanels) without a JFrame or JDialog
  • Fixed threading issues in ScreenLock
  • And much more!

For more details, please read the original announcement.


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