Vladimir N. Ryabinin, Intel Corporation
Version 0.1 December 7, 2007
This document describes how to use the automated testing package to test the installed GPE4GTK clients.
This test package uses ant version 1.6.5 or higher.
This package is distributed as .zip or .tar.gz file. To install this test package you should:
<installation_dir>directory. New directory named
gpe4gtk-test-package-1.5.2will be created. This directory will contain following files and directories:
abbot-1.0.0.rc5with Abbot framework
ant-libwith ant 1.6.5
applicationswith Abbot tools
templateswith set of templates for the test scripts
sourceswith some source files which used in test process
build.xml- ant build script for testing
tester.properties- configuration file for testing script
ant165.sh- scripts to run ant (version 1.6.5)
tester.properties. Set values of following properties:
server.url- URL of your server (e.g.
target.system.name- name of the available target system
clients.dir- path to clients installation directory on your local host
plugins.dir- path to your local directory with .jar files for the GridBeans
path.to.trusted.certificate- local path to file with certificate to access the server
vo.account- your personal Virtual Organization account
vo.passwd- your personal Virtual Organization password
ant initThe templates of test scripts will be modified according to your settings and will be stored into directory
scripts. New files
userPreferemces.propertieswill be created in your
gpe4gtk-test-package-1.5.2/.gpe4gtkconfigdirectory. A special
Test0will be executed. Success of this test will indicate that the test package is ready for the automated testing.
Execute following command to run all tests:
All tests will be run. The report will be printed to the standard output. The final results will be placed at end of the protocol.
NB: do not use keyboard or mouse during the automated testing process.
You can execute the tests in arbitrary order and edit the tests with the Costello script editor. Execute following command:
The script editor Costello will be loaded and its window will appear on screen.
You can load, analyze, execute and edit a test script using this editor.
Refer to documentation at
http://abbot.sourceforge.net/doc/overview.shtml for details.
After editing test scripts with Costello, you must execute the following command to adapt them to your testing environment (with the testing configuration prepared on the stage of testing packages installation):
Test scripts saved to
scripts directory will be post-processed
and saved into
You can use scripts
ant165.sh if you
do not have the required ant version (1.6.5+) on your computer.
These scripts accept the same parameters as