[Catalyst] Testing Web 2 cat apps
hoagy at ytfc.com
Sat Sep 12 18:23:58 GMT 2009
I second the recommendation of Selenium. Even with the IDE it can
take a while to get tests together, but it's well worth it IME.
On 12 Sep 2009, at 19:01, Ashley wrote:
> On Sep 12, 2009, at 10:53 AM, Lyle wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> So far all the Catalyst testing I've done has been with
>> I'm just writing tests for a Catalyst component I've written that
>> only produces one TT view, everything else is done with JQuery/AJAX/
>> JSON. It would be nice to test all the JQuery from the Perl test
>> suite... But how?
>> If there isn't a good way to do it from the Perl tests, then what
>> is the strategy for automated testing of JQuery code in Catalyst
> Selenium + Perl. It executes the tests within a running browser.
> Requires Java to run the browser controller (the Selenium server).
> There is a sweet IDE plugin for Firefox for writing the tests.
> Google around for it. There are many examples, docs, and supporting
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