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This one time, when we spent months finding the root cause of an alert problem, Turned out windows 7 on a VM running chrome ran a bit wonky, It was so cool we wasted months on such a silly issue. But you know, [...]
Debugging is something generally people don’t like. Particularly problems spanning over days and sucking out all brain power. In a previous article I discussed how to avoid problems from emerging in your UI automation [...]
How much time would you guess an average programmer spends on debugging code? The few studies I’ve looked at estimate around 50% of the time. This is a great insight to improve one’s efficiency. [...]
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Small code changes at the 11th hour?
It’s always a very tricky question, but here’s how I handled it
There were some fundamental changes we were working on for our UI automation project
We were not able to get to the changes in time […]
How to do Compatibility Testing?
Wrong question, first let’s talk WHY compatibility testing.
We all know it’s meant to test our AUT’s UI on different front-end platforms (browsers, devices, OS etc.)
But it’s paramount to understand what creates the difference when running on different […]
Jenkins benefits even if you are not using a CI process,
Having the collective results in one place has a lot of advantages
Can get results from different tools (might be using separate ones for UI, API and unit level) in one place
Evolution in automation didn’t start just few years ago.
It’s been around for decades and here’s a crude synopsis:
> 1980’s: computers found their way into businesses.
> 1985: First wave of automation tools started.
> 1990’s – Advent of GUI bases OS like Windows […]
Automation ROI calculation
It’s not about calculating man hours saved
While automation has a lot of benefits,
Equating time spent by a tester to a machine running the test is not accurate.
Most people (including myself in the past) calculate automation ROI by man hours […]
How to learn API automation?
I’d follow the following steps:
Don’t start with instaling an API automation tool
Do NOT START with installing an API automation tool, learn what are API’s first then think about tools.
Understanding how APIs / the HTTP request / response […]