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2answers
5k views

What is a Developer in Test?

I was recently talking with a recruiter who wants to put me at a company for a position of Developer in Test. He essentially made it sound like a position where you get to fiddle with new programming ...
0
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2answers
239 views

Code testing practice

So now I have come to the conclusion like many others that having some way of constantly testing your code is good practice since it enables fewer people to be involved (colleges and customers alike) ...
1
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1answer
92 views

Which mobile devices cover the widest spectrum for testing?

My company has decided to purchase a multitude of devices for browser testing our stages e.g. iPhones, Android, Windows and assorted tablets. They've tasked me with finding specific devices that cover ...
4
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2answers
602 views

How to test the render speed of my solution in a web browser?

Ok, I need to test the speed of my solution in a web browser, but I have some problems, there are 2 versions of the web solution, the original one that is on server A and the "fixed" version that is ...
11
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6answers
997 views

How do I approach fixing an unreproducible/randomly occurring bug?

We have a multilingual website in which a bug was discovered some days ago. It was displaying other language data in other language and also the mixture of data like English language was selected but ...
3
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1answer
175 views

controlling 2 Windows simultaneously for a-b testing

I'm searching for an app that is cloning all my commands(mouse and keyboard) to a second window. Especially for Browsers. I'd like to test a web page and want to see the different behavior in two ...
7
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7answers
5k views

Who should write the test plan?

I am in the in-house development team of my company, and we develop our company's web sites according to the requirements of the marketing team. Before releasing the site to them for acceptance ...
2
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2answers
526 views

“Testing Plan Lite” for web project

How do you draft a quick & easy "Testing Plan Lite" for a medium-sized web project (70k lines, 2 developers)? I've seen many tutorials/articles on methods of testing, but all seem cumbersome. ...
2
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2answers
292 views

Testing website content with graphs

I'm looking for a way to test my webpages that have dynamically generated graphs (using such things like Google Graphs). Does anyone know if there are such tools that exist (perhaps Selenium would do ...
4
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3answers
198 views

Testing of personal projects

I'm developing a web based personal project that will hopefully be used by thousands. Obviously prior to releasing it in the wild as Beta I was wondering, are there any communities out there that ...
6
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3answers
269 views

Testing minor browser version compatibility

I develop a web application and we test it on browsers like Firefox and Internet Explorer. During our development we test the application on Firefox 3.5.2 and our testing team tests the same on 3.5.6 ...