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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: New from Template silently overwrites files
Date Wed, 10 Jul 2013 15:20:41 GMT
On 10 July 2013 14:02, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>
> Le 09/07/2013 22:31, sebb a ecrit :
>
>> OK, done - I hope!
>
>
> Thanks, I made some tests with succes.
>
>
> The templates seems a very good feature to JMeter, bring a lot of new
> opportunities.
>

Yes.

I was initially sceptical, but having seen it in use, I can see it is
useful for getting started.

>
>
>>
>> On 9 July 2013 16:20, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>>>
>>> Le 09/07/2013 14:58, sebb a ecrit :
>>>
>>>> On 9 July 2013 14:58, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Le 09/07/2013 13:20, sebb a ecrit :
>>>>>
>>>>>> On 9 July 2013 13:01, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On 9 July 2013 12:53, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Le 09/07/2013 11:46, sebb a ecrit :
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Just noticed that the "New From Template" feature creates
a file in
>>>>>>>>> the current working directory.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> It silently overwrites any file with the same name as
the template.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> It would be easy to lose a valuable test plan.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I'm not sure why the code does not just load the content
from the
>>>>>>>>> template, and leave to the user to save the test plan
where they
>>>>>>>>> wish.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> +1, I would be better to make like "merge" (or use the merge
>>>>>>>> functionalty)
>>>>>>>> to open the template.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Yes - would need to clear any existing plan first though.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>> Just occurs to me that one might want to use templates for partial
>>>>>> test
>>>>>> plans?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Yes, I think it's natural to use the template as partial test plans
>>>>> (like
>>>>> "add my favorite listener")
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> If so, then it would be useful not to clear the existing plan first.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Yes. Perhaps a checkbox "Replace (and remove) current test plan" or
>>>>> "Merge
>>>>> with current test plans".
>>>>>
>>>> If the template is a comple test plan, I'm not sure it makes sense to
>>>> Merge it.
>>>> Likewise snippets must be Merged.
>>>>
>>>> Maybe the "Create" button at the bottom needs to change according to
>>>> the template type - either "Create" or "Merge" ?
>>>
>>>
>>> +1 seems the good deal.
>>>
>>>
>>>>>> Maybe the templates.xml file could include a flag to say whether
the
>>>>>> template was a complete test plan or just a snippet?
>>>>>> That would allow the dialog box to easily distinguish the two types.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> +1
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> The Menu item would need to be changed to "Templates..."
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Philippe has already do this for french translation ("Modèles..." not
>>>>> "Nouveau depuis modèles")
>>>>> I agree "Templates..." seems better.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> After all, unless they change the template, they can
just refetch
>>>>>>>>> it.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Thoughts?
>>>>>>>>>
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