[REBOL] Re: [TDD with run.r] Help needed please...
From: robert::muench::robertmuench::de at: 13-May-2007 13:35
On Wed, 09 May 2007 14:25:15 +0200, Peter Wood <pwawood-gmail.com> wrote:
> Most of the xUnit testing frameworks aren't really designed for testing
> GUI's. The general advice seems to be to separate as much of the
> program logic as possible from the GUI so that it can be tested.
Hi, and that's the general problem with such tools. It's like testing a
motor without the car. It just can't work. Either the tools can test my
complete app and if not, the concept is of no value.
The problem with Users is, that they don't follow the steps the programmer
has though about. A GUI is a highly unordered event thing controlling your
app. Can you be sure if sequence A and B lead to the same result?
Testing functions is good, but not enough. As soon as the user comes into
play, things get hard ;-)
Robert M. M=FCnch
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