Articles and tutorials

My posts are starting to be archived and hard to find, so I thought of putting up this page with links to the various articles and tutorials that I posted so far.

Unit testing
Unit testing in Python part 1: unittest
Unit testing in Python part 2: doctest
Unit testing in Python part 3: py.test
Michael Feathers on unit testing rules

Acceptance testing with FitNesse
PyFIT/FitNesse Tutorial Part 1
PyFIT/FitNesse Tutorial Part 2
PyFIT/FitNesse Tutorial Part 3

Web application testing
Web app testing with Jython and HttpUnit
Web app testing with Python part 1: MaxQ
Web app testing with Python part 3: twill
Acceptance tests for Web apps: GUI vs. business logic

Selenium-specific articles
Web app testing with Python part 2: Selenium and Twisted
Quick update on Selenium in TestRunner mode
Quick update on Selenium in Twisted Server mode
Using Selenium to test a Plone site (part 1)
Using Selenium to test a Plone site (part 2)
New features in Selenium 0.3
Article on Selenium in Oct. 2005 issue of "Better Software"

Performance/load/stress testing
pyUnitPerf Tutorial
Performance vs. load vs. stress testing
HTTP performance testing with httperf, autobench and openload
More on performance vs. load testing

Automated test distribution, execution and reporting
STAF/STAX Tutorial

General testing topics
Quick black-box testing example
White-box vs. black-box testing

Agile Documentation
Agile Documentation with doctest and epydoc
Agile documentation in the Django project

Installing and using cx_Oracle on Unix
Installing Python 2.4.1 and cx_Oracle on AIX
Installing the Firebird database on a 64-bit RHEL Linux server

The py library
Keyword-based logging with the py library
py lib gems: greenlets and py.xml
'py library overview' slides

Python on Windows
Handling the 'Path' Windows registry value correctly
Running a Python script as a Windows service

System Administration HOWTOS
Telecommuting via ssh tunneling
Managing DNS zone files with dnspython
Configuring OpenLDAP as a replacement for NIS
Chroot-ed FTP with wu-ftpd
System monitoring via SNMP
Compiling and installing a custom Linux kernel
Configuring Apache 2 and Tomcat 5.5 with mod_jk

Data visualization
sparkplot: creating sparklines with matplotlib

Jakob Nielsen on Usability Testing
Jakob Nielsen on Blog Usability

Other articles

Python as an agile language
Oblique Strategies and testing


Anonymous said…
That was necessary, I was a bit lost there. Thanks.

-- Aggelos I. Orfanakos
Pete Havens said…
I think this is a symptom of blogs. They scroll by without any "memory." Thanks for the re-cap!
thanks for sharing post and information.
Dipti said…
Thanks for sharing agile testing related information...
Dipti said…
Thanks for such a good Knowledge Sharing.

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