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testing SWING app with no user interaction

 
Ann Darseh
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Hi,
I have a small SWING application, it contains a few text fields and a
button. I want to test this without human interaction. For buttons, I tried the button.doClick() but it did not do anything! And for the text fields, I can't figure out how to do it. I am relatively new to SWING, I would appreciate your help so much.
Thanks,
Ann
 
Chris Brat
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Hi there,
there is an automated tester as of 1.3,
java.awt.Robot
it allows screen capture, and automated mouse movement, clicking etc...
unfortunately i havent played around with it yet to give you more information.
if you try it out and like it please let me know.
 
Nathan Pruett
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There are some unit testing frameworks already built for testing Swing GUIs -
jfcUnit and Abbot are both built as extensions to the JUnit unit testing framework to test GUI applications.
 
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