[Webtest] ActiveXObject Error

Marc Guillemot Marc Guillemot <mguillemot@yahoo.fr>
Mon, 25 Aug 2008 09:41:28 +0200


Steve,

can you show the code that instantiate this ActiveX?

Other idea: is it possible that you've tested it in IE7 and not IE6? IE7
has native support for XMLHttpRequest and therefore you app may use it
rather than the ActiveX.

Cheers,
Marc.
-- 
Blog: http://mguillem.wordpress.com

Steve Chikwaya wrote:
> Hi Marc,
> 
> Yes, this does work in IE.  I checked the error console and this error
> does not come up in either ie or firefox.  Mxsml2.XMLHTTP.3.0 only
> appears spelled that way in the webtest exception stack trace.  Clicking
> on the link in both firefox and ie on windows/linux works hence my
> concern that this maybe an error in the manner in which I have written
> the test.  The xpath to the link works with verfiyXpath and the correct
> values are passed into the javascript function.  Is there anyway to
> disable activexerrors and continue with the test or do you have any
> other suggestions?
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> 
> On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 2:55 AM, Marc Guillemot <mguillemot@yahoo.fr
> <mailto:mguillemot@yahoo.fr>> wrote:
> 
>     Hi,
> 
>     are you sure that it works in your IE? "Mxsml2.XMLHTTP.3.0" is
>     misspelled, it should be "Msxml2.XMLHTTP.3.0": HtmlUnit able to catch
>     errors with ActiveX! ;-)
> 
>     Cheers,
>     Marc.
>     --
>     Blog: http://mguillem.wordpress.com
> 
> 
>     Steve Chikwaya wrote:
>     > Hi all,
>     >
>     > I am getting the following error when trying to run a webtest on an
>     > internal site:
>     >
>     > [clickLink] ERROR
>     > (com.gargoylesoftware.htmlunit.javascript.JavaScriptEngine) -
>     > runtimeError: message=[ActiveXObject Error: no value for
>     > Mxsml2.XMLHTTP.3.0.]
>     >
>     sourceName=[http://testserver/ScriptResource.axd?d=Q16yBbCVe2h9KDJ86qUi2PhkotP0xXinBhXErlIeswUtnsF9zzKwOPiAtJmYAW8WkuVZLCw-JJBEHZCTXaZtpOWTnuu6MG53FW83hLuNudY1&t=633414783035203188
>     <http://testserver/ScriptResource.axd?d=Q16yBbCVe2h9KDJ86qUi2PhkotP0xXinBhXErlIeswUtnsF9zzKwOPiAtJmYAW8WkuVZLCw-JJBEHZCTXaZtpOWTnuu6MG53FW83hLuNudY1&t=633414783035203188>
>     >
>     <http://testserver/ScriptResource.axd?d=Q16yBbCVe2h9KDJ86qUi2PhkotP0xXinBhXErlIeswUtnsF9zzKwOPiAtJmYAW8WkuVZLCw-JJBEHZCTXaZtpOWTnuu6MG53FW83hLuNudY1&t=633414783035203188
>     <http://testserver/ScriptResource.axd?d=Q16yBbCVe2h9KDJ86qUi2PhkotP0xXinBhXErlIeswUtnsF9zzKwOPiAtJmYAW8WkuVZLCw-JJBEHZCTXaZtpOWTnuu6MG53FW83hLuNudY1&t=633414783035203188>>]
>     > line=[5] lineSource=[null] lineOffset=[0]
>     >
>     > My webtest is as follows:
>     >
>     > <webtest name="Create New Client" >
>     >
>     >                <invoke url="http://testserver"/>
>     >             <verifyText text="Test Server System" />
>     >             <setInputField name="ctl00$PageBody$TextBoxUserName"
>     > value="test"/>
>     >             <setInputField name="ctl00$PageBody$TextBoxPassword"
>     > value="test1"/>
>     >             <clickLink description="click link to log in"
>     label="submit"  />
>     >                 <verifyTitle description="Client Search must be
>     present"
>     > text="Client Search" />
>     >
>     >                 <!--======== Search for Client
>     > =================================-->
>     >                *<clickLink description="Go to Client Home" label="Test
>     > Client"/>*
>     >                <setInputField description="search for client"
>     > name="ctl00$PageBody$textBoxClientSearch" value=Test Site"/>
>     >                 <clickButton description="submit search"
>     > name="ctl00$PageBody$buttonSearch" />
>     >                 <verifyText description="Test server text must be
>     > present" text="TEST_SERVER" />
>     >
>     > The link I am trying to click on is a javascript rgenerated link (Test
>     > Client) and hence my problem.  I tried to use an xpath expression,
>     > clickelement, and clicklink, with no success.  Any thoughts?
>     >
>     > - Steve C
>     >
>     > --
>     > I'm not the person your mother warned you about... her imagination
>     isn't
>     > that good!
> 
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