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From Rainer Jung <rainer.j...@kippdata.de>
Subject Re: Rename "HTTP Proxy Server" ?
Date Sat, 14 Sep 2013 13:28:19 GMT
On 12.09.2013 20:38, sebb wrote:
> Would everyone be happy with the following?
> 
> HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder

OK

> On 11 September 2013 12:58, Philippe Mouawad <philippe.mouawad@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Web seems ambiguous to me
>>
>> For example, websocket is/will be web but Proxy cannot record it.
>> How about:
>> HTTP(S) Scenario Recorder or HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder.
>>
>>
>> Regards
>> Philippe
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 11:58 AM, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Le 11/09/2013 10:42, sebb a ecrit :
>>>
>>>  On 11 September 2013 09:28, Milamber <milamber@apache.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I've prefer keep the word "proxy" in the name.
>>>>>
>>>> That's the part I really want to get rid of, because of the potential
>>>> confusion with the other proxy settings.
>>>>
>>> Ok.
>>> (The word "proxy" means in my mind: "you must configure your browser to
>>> use this (JMeter) proxy to record your script".)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>  "Test" is an ambiguous word, means in my mind "test" (like beta-test).
>>>>> Word
>>>>> like "script" seems better.
>>>>>
>>>> Well, we use Test already quite a lot, as in Test Element / Test Script.
>>>>
>>>> Since JMeter is all about testing, I think using Test is OK.
>>>>
>>>>  - HTTP(S) Proxy Recorder
>>>>> - HTTP(S) Proxy Test Recorder
>>>>> - Web Proxy Recorder
>>>>> - Web Proxy for Test Recorder
>>>>> - Web Proxy for Script Recorder
>>>>> - Web Proxy Script Recorder
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Web Proxy Recorder is my favorite.
>>>>>
>>>>>  How about
>>>>
>>>> Web Test Script Recorder
>>>>
>>>
>>> +1 to this.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  or
>>>> Test Script Recorder - HTTP(S)
>>>> or
>>>> HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder
>>>>
>>>>  Le 11/09/2013 09:00, Philippe Mouawad a ecrit :
>>>>>
>>>>>  HTTP(S) Test Recorder would be a good name I think.
>>>>>> But if we do the change we absolutely need to keep all references
to
>>>>>> JMeter
>>>>>> Proxy Server as it is referenced on many links and documentations.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Did you have some time to think about summariser enabling ?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Great changes you made sebb !
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tuesday, September 10, 2013, sebb wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>  The HTTP Proxy Server test element is used to record browser sessions
>>>>>>> as test plans.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> The name does not describe its function (it describes the
>>>>>>> implementation).
>>>>>>> Having Proxy in the name means it's more easily confused with
the
>>>>>>> proxy settings that may be needed to run tests.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I wonder if it would be a good idea to rename the test element
to
>>>>>>> something like
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> HTTP(S) Test Recorder
>>>>>>> or
>>>>>>> Test Recorder - HTTP(S)
>>>>>>> or
>>>>>>> Test Recorder - HTTP/HTTPS
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I did consider "Test Recorder" on its own, but that might be
taken to
>>>>>>> imply that it can record other test types (e.g. JDBC), which
it cannot
>>>>>>> at present. Even if we did implement JDBC recording, it would
likely
>>>>>>> need a different GUI as the options would be completely different,
so
>>>>>>> I think the name needs to include HTTP(S).
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I think the rename will only affect the component reference docs
- and
>>>>>>> we can add an anchor for the old name.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Thoughts?
>>>>>>> Would it help to rename the element?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> If there is agreement, I'd like to do this before the next release.
>>>>>>> There are other major changes to the recorder which also need
>>>>>>> documenting.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Cordialement.
>> Philippe Mouawad.

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