Write to TinyMCE in a WatiN integration test

Last week I worked on some integration tests in Selenium. Today I’m redoing the same test in WatiN to get a feel for both tools. Since the application uses TinyMCE for most of it’s text inputs I had to find a way to write to it within the tests. With Selenium Nick Bartlett had a […]

Start and stop Selenium Server with NUnit

I want to have our Selenium tests to run automatically the same way as our other NUnit tests does. This means that I want to have the Selenium Server started automatically before running the test cases. I started by downloading the Selenium RC and unzipped it to C:SeleniumSelenium-RC I created a .NET project where I […]

Pair programming to close the gap between business and development

Before I started pairing I often felt that there was a gap between business and development -departments. Communication was mostly done via bug trackers or specifications. Issues were ofter dealt with via e-mail and misconceptions were common. Since I started pairing I feel a greater (not perfect but better!) contact to the business and I […]

Pair programming – Research

I’ve read up on some pair programming research. Here is the different papers I’ve read. With a short description for each. Strengthening the Case for Pair-Programming They compare results from professional developers working with and without pair programming and teams at the university doing both pair programming and non pair programming. In all cases pair […]

Running WatiN tests in SharpDevelop

I tried to run my WatiN tests in the test runner in SharpDevelop and got stuck on the following error: System.Threading.ThreadStateException : The CurrentThread needs to have it’s ApartmentState set to ApartmentState.STA to be able to automate Internet Explorer. If you are running your tests with MBUnit you can add the following to your TestFixture: […]