Thursday, September 22, 2016

Selected Recent Forum Posts

Here are some recent selected forum posts from our eValid forum:

Can eValid be used to invoke an app like PUTTY -- An application like PUTTY can indeed be tested using eValid's application mode, as this discussion reveals. But it's not really web testing, is it?

eValid takes a long time to run regular expression search. Why? -- A regular expression search in a powerful method, but on a large web page the search can consume a lot of time, and this post explains how the timings can differ.

Can a server determine if eValid is a robot? -- The question is a subtle one. Of course, it can be detected with a CAPCHA, and there are also way to detect robots using time and the like. It is a neat question...with some simple answers.

Need to know the inner workings on adaptive playback -- This is a built-in feature (but you can turn it off) that overcomes pages for which links deteriorate over time -- but your tests still PASS. Here is how the magic is done.