In a recent blog, I tried to highlight the benefits of using dependency
injection and expressing the idea that one of the main benefits of this
0 replies - 13313 views - 10/13/11 by Roger Hughes in Articles
HP’s acquisition of Fortify last year (which I am sure has made some people at Kleiner Perkins happy) has
made me think some more about static analysis and...
2 replies - 7636 views - 10/05/11 by Jim Bird in News
I just love the assertion syntax of ScalaTest. It’s easy to read and easy to write and looks like this:
23 should be >= (12)
Even if you know nothing...
0 replies - 2889 views - 10/03/11 by Jens Schauder in Articles
If you are running your acceptance tests against an embedded web
server (for example, using Jetty), it can occasionally be useful to
access the service...
0 replies - 4074 views - 10/03/11 by John Ferguson Smart in Articles
Thucydides is an open source library designed to help you write better ATDD-style automated acceptance tests with Selenium 2.
Selenium 2.6 provides
0 replies - 5105 views - 09/29/11 by John Ferguson Smart in Articles
Of all of my "aha!" moments in transitioning from a waterfall-style QA
person to an agile tester, the one I am about to talk about is...
20 replies - 9740 views - 09/29/11 by Dawn Cannan in News
This is sad. No, it's not sad, it's sick. I'm looking for ideas and
clear thinking about secure software maintenance. But I can't find
anything beyond a...
0 replies - 5246 views - 09/27/11 by Jim Bird in News
Ever found more broken things in a project than you possible could
fix in one go? I’m exactly in that situation. We have a test which
checks for certain...
0 replies - 2929 views - 09/25/11 by Jens Schauder in Articles
JUnit has a hidden treasure which makes it easy to do something we have
long longed for – namely not only to verify that an exception of a
5 replies - 6460 views - 09/22/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
I was for a long time unhappy that DbUnit Express users
have to create a @Before method in each test just to get the test
0 replies - 10444 views - 09/14/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
The DbUnit Express
1.3.0 (a thin wrapper around DbUnit to speed up DB testing) released recently introduces features that make it even easier to write a DB...
0 replies - 3827 views - 09/13/11 by Jakub Holý in Articles
This is the last part in this little series about testing of database code.
In the first part I extracted the session handling for the tests into a JUnit...
2 replies - 4976 views - 09/07/11 by Jens Schauder in Articles
The development team I’m a part of at Ohio Mutual Insurance Group
is about to develop our own web services for the first time and I want
to make sure we...
2 replies - 6833 views - 09/06/11 by Nick Watts in Articles
In the first part of this little series
I showed a simple test based on a simple data model. As we saw the code
for the test wasn’t simple at all, but...
0 replies - 5485 views - 09/06/11 by Jens Schauder in Articles
Databases are an extremely important part of almost every enterprise
application. Yet there is very little support for testing your database,
1 replies - 11806 views - 09/05/11 by Jens Schauder in Articles