[Webtest] verifyText and verifyTitle don't report error

Mark Van Peteghem Mark Van Peteghem <Mark.Van.Peteghem@telenet.be>
Sun, 21 Sep 2008 21:31:39 +0200

Mark Van Peteghem schreef:
> I just started using CanooWebTest, with the version R_1716.
> When I tried to verify the presence of a certain piece of text with 
> verifyText (no regex), I noticed that if the text is not present, the 
> error is not reported. The same happens with verifyTitle. This even 
> happens when I try to make the sample googleWebTest.xml fail, by 
> replacing "Canoo WebTest" with "Canoo Zebra", which doesn't appear in 
> the page.
> Did I misunderstand the purpose of verifyText and verifyTitle, or is 
> this a bug?

I solved the problem. It seems I was using a 64-bit JDK from IBM. 
Switching to a JDK from Sun solved the problem.

I once installed the JDK from IBM trying to solve a problem with Eclipse 
(which didn't help). Eclipse on Win XP 64 doesn't work well, but I'm 
glad WebTest works fine now.

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