A test framework for Webmail systems

Brennan Stehling brennan at offwhite.net
Thu Oct 26 21:09:18 CEST 2006


For starters, I would look at Selenium.

http://www.openqa.org/selenium/

You can also use Selenium IDE with Firefox.

http://www.openqa.org/selenium-ide/

>From there you could create scripts to test a Webmail interface.

Brennan

On Thu, 26 Oct 2006 12:00:24 -0700 (PDT), Rajesh Dorairajan <draj01 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Greetings Roundcube devs,
> 
> I'm doing a Master's project with three team-mates in San Jose State
> University, California and we're trying to develop an "Integrated Test
> framework" for Webmail systems. We're trying to achieve a generic
> web-based framework (using LAMP architecture) that will act as a single
> source of validation for a Webmail
> system such as Roundcube including the IMAP/POP3 server, SMTP server,
> LDAP/Database, and the front-end PHP layer. I
> wanted to see if you could share your thoughts on this issue. Being
> developers of the roundcube project you must've undergone some
> painful experience devising a test setup for your system. Do you think you
> could help us
> a little bit by telling us some of the difficulties that we might atrempt
> to solve by developing such as a framework? Any feedback would be
> deeply appreciated.
> 
> Thank you very much for your time.
> 
> 
> Rajesh Dorairajan
> E-Mail:- rajeshd at tekzon.com
> http://tekzon.blogspot.com
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