[Webtest] Execute a single test or suite

av8r av8r <harman.birdi@gmail.com>
Mon, 22 Sep 2008 10:44:21 -0700 (PDT)


Sorry - The title for the post should have been execute a single test or
suite.

Hope to hear from someone who has done this soon.



av8r wrote:
> 
> I am having some trouble getting webtest to execute one test (or one
> testSuite). I would like to
> do this while I am developing tests, rather than to have comment out rest
> of the tests in my suite file.
> My set up is as below:
> 
> In build.xml, the property wt.testInWork is set as below:
> 
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> <project name="test" default="wt.full">
> 
> 	<property name="webtest.home" value="/Users/qa/Canoo"/>
> 
> 	<import file="definitions.xml" description="Import custom definitions (if
> any)"/>
> 	<import file="${webtest.home}/webtest.xml" description="Import all
> functionalities for a full build"/>
> 	
> 	<property name="wt.testInWork" value="tests/allTests.xml"/>	
> </project>
> 
> 
> The file tests/allTest.xml has information about various suite of tests
> that I have as shown below:
> 
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> <project default="test">
> 	<property file="../properties/english.properties"/>
> 			
> 	<target name="test" description="runs all the tests">
> 		<!-- ant dir="accounts" antfile="accountsSuite.xml"/-->
> 		<ant dir="sanity" antfile="sanitySuite.xml"/>
> 	</target>
> 
> </project>
> 
> Finally, I have the test suite files in each of the directories which have
> lists of tests that make up that particular test suite (sanitySuite.xml),
> as shown below:
> 
> ?xml version="1.0"?>
> <project default="test">
> 	
> 	<target name="test" description="runs all the tests">
> 		<!--ant antfile="./Install.xml"/-->
> 		<ant antfile="./InitialLogin.xml"/>
> 	</target>
> 
> </project>
> 
> As you can see, I have the accountsSuite.xml commented out in the
> tests/allTest.xml
> file and the Install.xml commented out in the sanitySuite.xml file,
> because the only test
> that I want to run is the InitialLogin.xml.
> 
> Could someone please point me out to how can I run any one test (or any
> one testSuite) directly
> rather than having to comment and uncomment in my various testSuite or
> allTests build files.
> Anytime I try to run the test directly, I start getting errors similar to
> the one shown:
> 
> BUILD FAILED
> /Users/qa/Canoo/Sugar/tests/allTests.xml:11: The following error occurred
> while executing this line:
> /Users/qa/Canoo/Sugar/tests/accounts/accountsSuite.xml:5: The following
> error occurred while executing this line:
> /Users/qa/Canoo/Sugar/tests/accounts/SearchAccount.xml:5: Problem: failed
> to create task or type webtest
> Cause: The name is undefined.
> Action: Check the spelling.
> Action: Check that any custom tasks/types have been declared.
> Action: Check that any <presetdef>/<macrodef> declarations have taken
> place.
> 
> I realize this may be more of an ant question, but I couldn't find
> anything suitable on the
> web while searching for this. Everything does run properly if I just
> execute webtest.sh.
> 
> TIA
> 
> 

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