So, I got selected to be a part of Google Summer of Code for the proposal of adding new automated tests to the Fennec front end. Now what? Implementation! For getting this done, I would need to download the Fennec version and it’s tests. Fennec is a mobile browser, so I’ve to download that which … Continue reading → Continue reading
Posts from May, 2010
The MozQA community is holding a Testday on Friday, May 14th, for users interested in the use, development and/or testing of AMO. We're going to have the awesome WebDev QA team available to help users run defined test cases, perform … Continue reading
I just came across an email thread which called out this blog – https://bugzillatips.wordpress.com/ It might have to some useful tips that will help you use Bugzilla more effectively.
It was a quiet bug day. The bug list we were working started out with 89 bugs and was reduced to 78 during the bugday. Thank you to those that helped out.
Last Friday, on April 30th, we had our first testday for the new Add-ons Manager, which will be part of the next major release of Firefox. It was definitely one of the most active testdays we had in the past … Continue reading
Check this out; confidence-inspiring, no? stephen-donners-macbook-pro:smokeTests stephendonner$ python API-type.py E ====================================================================== ERROR: test_searchapi (__main__.SearchAPI) ———————————————————————- Traceback (most recent call last): File "API-type.py", line 65, in tearDown self.assertEqual(, self.verificationErrors) AssertionError:  != [‘type:firebug,dict’] ———————————————————————- Ran 1 test in 8.395s FAILED (errors=1)… Continue reading
(This post assumes its readership already has a Python environment set up, as well as Selenium RC; a quick Googling should provide ample help on getting both install/configured.) It’s easy to convert Selenium tests written in its native "Selenese" language… Continue reading
Strange title ain’t it? This is the speed of the connection I used for the past 2 months to get myself a project for Mozilla in Google Summer of Code! That’s right, my proposal got accepted. Here’s the link for those nay-sayers! (Just Kidding…. 🙂 ) It’s like a dream come true. From the time … Continue reading → Continue reading