[Webtest] scriptStep debugging issues

Paul King Paul King <paulk@asert.com.au>
Wed, 23 May 2007 06:21:40 +1000


Hi Mike, my guess is that you might have some old jars in your classpath.
Are you using the latest version of WebTest? Do you have the bsf and js
jars from that version in your classpath?

Cheers, Paul.

Goldberger, Michael wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
>  
> 
> We have a section of tests inside our suite that make unavoidable use of 
> the scriptStep step. Recently, some of these tests have begun to show 
> unexplainable (to me) java errors.
> 
> / /
> 
> /Error /
> 
> /Exception/
> 
> /com.canoo.webtest.engine.StepExecutionException/
> 
> /Message/
> 
> /Error invoking script: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: 
> org.apache.bsf.engines.javascript.JavaScriptEngine/
> 
> /Stacktrace/
> 
> / /
> 
> Aside from this puzzling problem, it has also occurred to me that there 
> are few/no methods of debugging the scriptStep as it all appears as one 
> blob of text and the whole step fails as opposed to a specific piece of 
> code inside the step.
> 
>  
> 
> My question to all then is two-fold; first, if anyone knows what the 
> cause of the above error is, please let me know. Second, if there is a 
> method of debugging scriptStep that I do not know about I would be very 
> appreciative of any list membersí solutions to this problem, and finally 
> if nobody has / knows of a way to debug scriptStep then I would like to 
> ask the list if possibly a JIRA issue should be opened?
> 
>  
> 
> I await your responses,
> 
>  
> 
> Mike