[Webtest] Is there any way to get new htmlunit version if I can't compile it?

Marc Guillemot Marc Guillemot <mguillemot@yahoo.fr>
Tue, 24 Oct 2006 19:21:46 +0200


you're right, there many problems have been fixed in htmlunit since last 
release. I don't know when a new htmlunit release will be available 
therefore I will try to put a snapshot of current htmlunit state in 
WebTest this week.


John and Pip wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am trying to review Canoo WebTest to see whether my corporate employer 
> can use it.
> However I, and the users, would not be java programmers.
> I see a number of issues mentioned on this list where the solution is to 
> rebuild from latest source.
> I have struck one of these issues myself now:
> "No map for msxml2"... Here is extract from a post on this: "htmlunit 
> 1.9 (currently shipped with WebTest) only recognizes 1 of the multiple 
> XMLHttpRequest ActiveX flavours (apparently not the one you use). This 
> has been fixed in htmlunit's SVN so you can build htmlunit from its 
> source and use it in place of version 1.9. Alternatively you can choose 
> to simulate a Mozilla browser as the native XMLHttpRequest object is 
> supported." <header name="User-Agent" value="Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; 
> Windows NT 5.1; de; rv:1.8 ) Gecko/20051111 Firefox/1.5"/> means instead 
> get ActiveXObject is not defined".
> So looks like I need to compile latest htmlunit source, which means need 
> subversion (svn) so installed this and Maven V1 and got HTMLUnit latest 
> source from http://htmlunit.sourceforge.net/buildingFromSVN.html. Build 
> fails with a whole lot of junit errors.
> At this point I get a bit out of my depth, so I was wondering whether 
> either some kind person can send me an up to date JAR file for htmlunit 
> or whether there is some way to get this online from a repository, blog, 
> wiki etc?
> regards,
>          John