Getting started with JBehave in 8 steps.

This post is about JBehave and how to quickly get started with it. If you would like to know about BDD please use the following link. What is Behavioral Driven Development? Today I have used JBehave for the first time. It does have some convincing factors for instance diving requirements into scenarios which map pretty […]

Logging with log4J isDebugEnabled

Alot of times I have seen the questions popping up whether to use isDebugEnabled property or not. Arguably most of the times or rather always about performance. Some of the stuff that I feel important about using it follows.

Automation with Selenium,Junit, Ant

What is Selenium How does Selenium work History and how it started About Ant And Junit Much of the technologies above do not or will not need an introduction if you already know them or can read them from the links above. More over today’s article is more about how we can use all the […]

Calling wsadmin scripts from ant

You can simply add the following to a target. For the following wsadmin should be in your PATH env. < exec dir="." executable="wsadmin.bat" logError="true" failonerror="true" output="wsconfig.out" > < arg line="-lang jython -f ../../createQFactory.py"/ > < /exec > All output will be logged to wsconfig.out

Generate XML – DBMS_XMLGEN

On my way to my solution store just found this nice to use, old and easy feature. Possibilities endless, usage typically very easy. I used the following to generate XML from sqlplus: select dbms_xmlgen.getxml(‘select * from user’) from dual; Output: < ROWSET > < ROW > < TNAME >Employee< / TNAME > < TABTYPE > […]

Continous Integration – A blast from the past

Although this didn’t happen a decade ago but still has been a good case for me to learn and realize how Continuous Integration brings value addition to our work. As I recall it was like this when they were teenagers 😀 Few teams working on different modules of same application, deployed together. No build process […]

Doing the Locale – Danmark

The following illustrates how to get the Number format working with a danish locale. import java.text.NumberFormat;import java.util.Currency;import java.util.Locale;  public class TestLocale {  public static void main(String args[]){ // Create a Locale for Danmark Locale DANMARK = new Locale("da","DK");  // get the currency instance for this locale. Currency krone = Currency.getInstance(DANMARK);  // Get a Number format for […]

That thing about CI – Continous Integration

Challenging Business requirements and the need for software development teams to remain agile and competitive while managing parallel development and releases requires a system which is adaptive to these demands. Our approach to SCM enables unlimited and adaptable process models, which are ideally suited for parallel, distributed, and agile software development. Using state of the […]

How to read a file from the JAR?

Someone just asked me this question today. And I thought might as well put it down for info. public TestReadFileFromJar() throws FileNotFoundException, IOException { InputStream is = getClass().getResource("txtData/states.properties"); read(is);} In the case above txtData is placed in the jar on the root. Remmember to add the path with the /