Hi Stefan,

I'm getting an error, when I try to launch the integration core tests on my Mac:
 T E S T S
There are no tests to run.

Results :

Tests run: 0, Failures: 0, Errors: 0, Skipped: 0

[INFO] [antrun:run {execution: integration-ui}]
[INFO] Executing tasks
   [delete] Deleting directory /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox
    [mkdir] Created dir: /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox
    [mkdir] Created dir: /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox/workspace
     [copy] Copying 752 files to /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox
     [copy] Copying 16 files to /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox/plugins
     [copy] Copying 1 file to /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox/plugins
     [copy] Copying 380 files to /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox/plugins
     [copy] Copied 54 empty directories to 5 empty directories under /Users/pajbam/Development/Apache/Studio/test-integration-core/target/test-sandbox/plugins
     [java] Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/eclipse/core/launcher/Main
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] Error executing ant tasks

Embedded error: Java returned: 1
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] For more information, run Maven with the -e switch
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] Total time: 2 minutes 5 seconds
[INFO] Finished at: Mon Jun 09 13:20:30 CEST 2008
[INFO] Final Memory: 44M/63M
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------

I'll try to see why it's failing.


On Mon, Jun 9, 2008 at 11:40 AM, Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot <pa@marcelot.net> wrote:
Hi Stefan,

This looks very slick!!!

I'm going to test that...

Thanks a lot,

On Sun, Jun 8, 2008 at 3:07 PM, Stefan Seelmann <seelmann@apache.org> wrote:

here is an update.

I finished the integration testing framework for Studio and I'm going to
merge it into trunk soon.

How to use it:

Building Studio with maven from command line works like before, there is
no change to the current process.

To run the integration test with maven from command line you need a
local installation of Eclipse and to set a eclipse-home property that
points to the Eclipse installation path, see [1]

Then the tests could be started with
- Core tests only:   mvn -Pintegration-core test
- UI tests only:     mvn -Pintegration-ui test
- Core and UI tests: mvn -Pintegration-core,integration-ui test

When running the tests all relevant plugins are copied from different
locations to the "test-sandbox":
- from a previous "mvn install" the complete Studio distribution
- from the resource folder the SWTBot plugins
- the test-integration-[core|ui] plugin itself
- some additional plugins from the local eclipse installation
Then the tests are lauched.

For development you need to install the SWTBot plugins because the
test-integration-ui plugin depends on the SWTBot plugins [2]. I added
two launch configurations that could be used to launch the tests within

The next step is to create some more tests :-)

Kind Regards,

[1] http://directory.apache.org/studio/building.html
[2] http://directory.apache.org/studio/working.html

Stefan Seelmann wrote:
> Hi Dev,
> I am working on a framework for integration tests for studio. I added
> two plugins into my sandbox, one for core and one for UI tests.
> Core Integration Tests
> ----------------------
> The core tests don't depend on any UI code, but on the Eclipse runtime.
> So it is necessary to startup Eclipse in headless mode, then it is
> possible to access things like Jobs, Preferences, etc.
> It is already possible to run these test within eclipse or from maven.
> However in the maven pom there are some fixed paths, I need to remove
> them, maybe I need some help from a maven guru.
> UI Integration Tests
> --------------------
> For UI test I selected SWTBot (http://www.swtbot.org). There are still
> some features missing in the current version 0.2, but it looks very
> stable and the API is very easy to use. An UI-Recorder is under
> development. Last not least it is licenced under ASLv2.
> Here is an example how a test looks like: http://tinyurl.com/3j5ujs
> It opens the New Connection wizard, enters all connection parameters,
> does some checks and closes the connection.
> There are some open issues:
> 1) We have to extend SWTBot, I already contacted the author that I am
> interested in contributing.
> 2) SWTBot depends on many Eclipse plugins. To run the tests from maven
> we need to add about 50MB of plugins to our repository. Atm I just have
> a tarball containing all these plugins, but I don't want to commit them
> to svn.
> I'll keep you informed.
> Kind Regards,
> Stefan Seelmann