[Webtest] Problem with storexpath

Marc Guillemot webtest@lists.canoo.com
Thu, 08 Apr 2004 18:47:27 +0200


//a[@href='/webapp/discovery.jsp'] evaluates to a node what can't be store. What do you want to store, the text of the 
link? Then use //a[@href='/webapp/discovery.jsp']/text()

Marc.

Shlomit Becker wrote:
> I have the following:
> 
> <verifyxpath
>         stepid="Verify Discovery link"
>         xpath="//a[@href='/webapp/discovery.jsp']"/>   
> 
> <storexpath
>         stepid="Store Discovery link"
>         xpath="//a[@href='/webapp/discovery.jsp']"
>         property="sdLink"/>
> 
> The "verifyxpath" works fine, but the "storexpath" step fails, with the 
> following message:
> 
> BUILD FAILED
> file:C:/Canoo/doc/samples/TestBasic.xml:7:
> Test step storexpath named "Verify Discovery link" failed with message
> "No match for xpath expression <//a[@href='/webapp/discovery.jsp']>"
> 
> Any idea why the storexpath is failing here when verifyxpath passes for 
> the same path?
> 
> Thanks,
> Shlomit
>