[Webtest] forcing a page change returns "about blank"

Marc Guillemot Marc Guillemot <mguillemot@yahoo.fr>
Wed, 13 Aug 2008 15:18:39 +0200


Hi,

setting document.location shouldn't cause any problem to WebTest. Please
provide more detailed information allowing to reproduce the problem.

Cheers,
Marc.
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Janet Gregory wrote:
> Our application is forcing the browser to navigate to a different page
> with the following
> 
> javascript, but we can't get webtest to recognize the new page.
> 
> document.location = "http://the_new_url"
> 
> When this executes the following output is given:
> 
>     INFO (
> 
> com.canoo.webtest.engine.WebClientContext) - Content of window changed
> to about:blank (text/html)
> 
>     INFO (
> 
> com.canoo.webtest.engine.WebClientContext) - Content of window changed
> without javascript, it will become current response
> 
>    INFO (
> 
> com.canoo.webtest.engine.WebClientContext) - Current form set to none
> 
>     INFO (
> 
> com.canoo.webtest.engine.WebClientContext) - Current response now:
> about:blank
> 
> printing out the response gives this:
> 
>     INFO (
> 
> com.canoo.webtest.extension.groovy.GroovyStep) - <?xml version="1.0"
> encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
> 
>    <
> 
> html/>
> 
> Is there anyone who has had success with
> 
> webtest using this type of javascript?  Does webtest support this?
> 
> Thx,
> 
> Janet Gregory
> 
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