Redis is a powerful in-memory data store that could be used for a variety of test automation use cases. In this post, we setup a redis server on an ubuntu VM and see how we can use redis-cli and a simple Kotlin class to interact with our server.
A post on how to use adb and aapt tools in android sdk to figure out the package and activity names for use in Appium desired capabilities.
A post on why test automation early and in parallel to the development cycle can help you scale faster and give better and quickly repeatable confidence over your feature ship. And why is there even a need for this in the first place?
Report portal is one of the new reporting solutions available. It supports multiple different test frameworks like TestNG, Cucumber, Pytest and many more. This post is the first in a series of posts on how to set up report portal effectively and leverage the best use out of it.
An opinionated post on Why focussing on titles is an anti-pattern that should stop in the Testing world and how much better the industry if we all focussed a bit more on learning the activities/practices and what are some of these activities that a tester does.
Sometime back, I tried to update my Kotlin test code using TestNG to use data providers and Before/After annotations and it did not work immediately. After some research I found the solution. Here is a post, explaining how to use these constructs well with an example.
Photo by Juan Gomez on Unsplash Hello there, TestNG needs no introduction, It is one of the more popular test frameworks available in Java/JVM ecosystem and offers many advanced features like running tests in parallel, flexible annotations to do setups and teardowns at different levels and group tests and run them selectively. One of the more useful features... Continue Reading →
Walkthrough of how we can use Locust to set up a simple test for a mocked API Locust.io website Hello there, Recently at my workplace, we had to ship the rewrite of an API from Ruby on rails to Go. This was a critical API for the business and we wanted to see how it... Continue Reading →
Common misconceptions about testing and the people who perform it. Source: Unsplash Hello there! Being a tester in software engineering comes with its own sets of myths and stigma about the role. This post is about the these misconceptions and i aim to hopefully give an inside perspective of someone who has actually been through... Continue Reading →