Re: Test system for automatic testing of an application
On Tue, Apr 2, 2019 at 7:02 PM Roger Lipscombe <[hidden email]> wrote:
Sort of. We use Common Test to run tests against an application, which
happens to be written in Erlang, but the test suites don't know or
care about that.
Back in the day, when I wrote BitTorrent clients for fun, I used CT to handle other clients and trackers. Basically set up a network and test your client against the other clients, while maintaining them through CT. The reason this is efficient is because you often want concurrent testing, and the framework allows one to spawn processes to help with that. In fact, using CT for this is one of the main points of it I think. Especially because it has tooling for direct communication with a SUT over ssh/ftp, ...