[Hippo-cms7-user] Automatic testing not possible with dynamic id's in CMS7

Gerritb gerritberkouwer at gmail.com
Wed Aug 19 18:02:47 CEST 2009

What I was afraid of now happened: this problem is officially lost in

4-1/2 weeks ago this thread started, and there is no solution to this
serious problem!

Any ideas anyone? For our project this becomes a major drawback. I need some
serious solution-making from anyone, anywhere...

Berry van Halderen wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 9:34 AM, Maurizio
> Pillitu<m.pillitu at sourcesense.com> wrote:
>> super! Looking forward to try it!
>> Regarding the patched wicket jar, wouldn't be cleaner to exclude the
>> wicket dependency and include the patched one using maven? Maybe using a
>> test profile?
> Is also possible, this way you can transparently switch without
> re-compiling the target.  Actually, I would like the patch, or some
> form of it, to go into Wicket, but it keeps getting postponed.
> \Berry
>> mau
>> Berry van Halderen <b.vanhalderen at onehippo.com> wrote:
>>>Good to see that so many people are trying out the automated testing.
>>>This is a good thing.
>>>I tried the unit test a number of times, and I've committed a new
>>>Selenium based unit test specifically for the trunk of the development
>>>of the CMS.  If I try those.  I can run this test without any real
>>>To make it easier, we've pre-prepared the patched wicket, at put it on
>>>a location you can download:
>>>  http://repository.hippocms.org/wicket-stable-ids/1.3.5
>>>Get the wicket-1.3.5.jar file and put it in your local machine maven
>>>database using:
>>>  mvn deploy:deploy-file -Dfile=wicket-1.3.5.jar
>>>-DgroupId=org.apache.wicket -DartifactId=wicket -Dversion=1.3.5
>>>-Dpackaging=jar -Durl=file:~/.m2/repository
>>>Then checkout the HippoECM trunk
>>>  svn checkout http://svn.onehippo.org/repos/hippo/hippo-ecm/trunk
>>> hippo-ecm
>>>Build it
>>>  cd hippo-ecm ; mvn install
>>>And you can then run the unit test.  There is a small test script
>>>which runs the SmokeTest on the trunk.  I've attached the test script,
>>>you'll have to modify the paths.
>>>Now I've think you've already gotten this far.  But still you find the
>>>tests not working.  Which limitation are the actual problem.  It's
>>>hard to find out with a complete test, but when running a test you can
>>>put selenium in a "slow" mode (there is a check box), so you can
>>>actually see the step failing you assume that should work.  Which one
>>>does it seem to be then?
>>>Apart from Arthurs blog I've written a piece of documentation on unit
>>>testing, not directly accessible from the documentation web-site.  You
>>>can still read it:
>>>  http://svn.hippocms.org/repos/hippo/hippo-ecm/trunk/src/site/xdoc/integration_testing.xml
>>>With kind regards,
>>>Berry van Halderen
>>>Hippo-cms7-user mailing list and forums
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Greetz, Gerrit
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