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Automating webservices testing with SOAPUI

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Joined: Jan 07, 2007
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Hi, i am using SOAPUI for testing the webservices. But as of now they are individual requests, the criterias are providing manually. But i want to automate this process for some complex situations.

So is there any way that i can get the input criteria dynamically?

Thanks!
Masoud Kalali
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Joined: Jul 08, 2004
Posts: 531

It is simply possible by using a Groovy, a properties step and a datasource; analyse the previous response using a groovy script step and using the result of your analysing and some xml or configuration file, decide about the next step input values which can be read from a database using datasource. take a look at:

http://www.soapui.org/userguide/functional/groovystep.html
http://www.soapui.org/userguide/functional/datasourcestep.html


Masoud Kalali
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Hi Masoud, thanks for your reply.
I will give a try and let you know. BTW, If you have a small working example ... please share it. That would be more handy.

Thanks!!!
rashmi arora
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Joined: Nov 19, 2008
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Hi,
I too want to see an example how do we use Groovy script for automation???
I have a doubt... cant we record sopui request using some other tool like QTP ....
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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