[ell-i-developers] Re: Robot Framework Testing: Test Cases Design, Scripting and other Issues

  • From: Asif Sardar <engr.asif.sardar@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: ell-i-developers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:45:03 +0300

Hi all,

Please check the test repository and also wiki pages. Do you agree with the
overall skeleton?

BR,
Asif.


On Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 4:48 PM, Teemu Hakala <temmi@xxxxxx> wrote:

> On 14.4.2014, at 16:06, Pekka Nikander <pekka.nikander@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > Great!  Now, how about writing a separate wiki page that contains the
> instructions how to clone the repos locally and how to run the test cases?
>  SO that e.g. Teemu and I can easily repeat the tests.  Of course, the
> longer term goal is that all developers could run the test cases locally
> each and every time before pushing something to the Runtime git repo.
>
> Instructions for the rest of us sounds like a very good idea. I’m very
> interested in joining forces at creating the tests and making our test
> coverage larger. I know pretty much nothing about Robot Framework, so
> instructions relevant to how ELL-i uses it is very relevant.
>
> I made some issues in the [ELL-i-PyBot-Tests issue tracker][1] for some
> basic tests to be made. Some of these are already on the way and may be
> ready. The idea being that as not all of the [Arduino language
> reference][2] needs be tested at first, we can keep track of what we think
> be relevant at which stage and who is already working on what, to avoid
> duplicate effort.
>
> Related to priorities of testing, I think that as the test suite starts to
> be usable and familiar, we should pretty soon generate tests for some
> [Arduino examples][3], most notably Blink and the like.
>
> Testing against real hardware is naturally very interesting. We might want
> to take a look on [Sigrok][4] as a test automation hardware framework as it
> supports our measurement hardwares of choice. I think that a good
> intermediate solution is to define a set of tests that need human
> interaction to run and gather the results, as not everyone will have their
> [Rigols][5] and [Salaes][6].
>
>   [1]: https://github.com/Ell-i/ELL-i-PyBot-Tests/issues
>   [2]: http://arduino.cc/en/Reference/HomePage
>   [3]: http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/HomePage
>   [4]: http://www.sigrok.org/wiki/Supported_hardware
>   [5]: http://www.rigolna.com/products/digital-oscilloscopes/
>   [6]: https://www.saleae.com/logic16/
>
>  - t
>
>


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