Monatsarchive: Mai 2011

QuickLinks for May 2011

Here a quick list of articles I´ve read during the last month:

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Execute shell commands in Ruby

On Ruby Quicktips there´s a nice sum up of the three different ways how to execute shell commands from your ruby code. It´s explaining very well the differences between exec, backticks (or %x shortcut) and the system command: Execute Shell … Weiterlesen

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Agile Test Tools

On May 23rd, there was an event organised by the Luxembourg Testing Board, the topic was „Testing Tools“. One of the speakers was Stephane Louis who spoke about „Test Tools“ in general: He presented examples of different kind of test … Weiterlesen

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MS SQL / T-SQL: Get a random date

Lately I needed to get a random date from an MS SQL Server, and it was a real pain to find something on google about it. Luckily I stumbled upon the blog of Ben Nadel who has written a great … Weiterlesen

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Ruby 1.9: Displaying a MessageBox Using the Windows API

On Ruby on Windows there´s a fantastic article on Displaying a MessageBox Using the Windows API. This working fine on Ruby 1.8, but unfortunately it is resulting in an error like this when being executed with Ruby 1.9: message_box.rb:20:in `[]‘: … Weiterlesen

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AgileBorat at Twitter

Have a look at what @AgileBorat is writing on Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/AgileBorat My favorites so far: My friend Azamat is very good developer, he is always have all unit test green. If unit test is fail, it is remove. Is best … Weiterlesen

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CruiseControl.NET, Powershell and paths with spaces

Yesterday I included the execution of a Windows Powershell task into our CruiseControl.Net Buildserver in order to include the execution of some (more) tests into the build. I stumbled upon a posting of Vasily from QA Questions on how to … Weiterlesen

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Usage of variables in FitNesse

Note to my self, usage of variables in FitNesse: Definition: !****> Global Variables… !define VAR1 {aaa} !define VAR2 {bbb} *****! !****< Hidden Global Variables... !define VAR1 {aaa} !define VAR2 {bbb} *****! Usage: | Something | ${VAR1} |

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