How to test over several hosts

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How to test over several hosts

Post by Fee » Wed Oct 20, 2021 12:24 pm


I have a scenario where tests have to be executed on different hosts.
Host A (VM) contains a client software which connects to a server-software running on host B (VM). Both hosts are not reachable by the agent so the agent has to be copied there.

The test is the following:
  • On host A, start the client, create a message and click send.
  • On host B, start the server-administration interface,[ look for the new message and click accept
  • On host A, get notification that message was accepted

What the best practice to achieve something like this? Create independent tests for both machines with "wait-for"-actions? Is there a possibility how combine those test-results into a single report?

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Re: How to test over several hosts

Post by odklizec » Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:38 am


Using WaitFor and multiple tests, is the probably the only way how to achieve what you want. Unfortunately, there is no option to merge multiple reports from different sources into one.
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