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25 - 26 June 2015 in Prague

The website of last year conference can be found on 2014.czechtest.com


How software that runs Wikipedia is tested

The software that runs Wikipedia, MediaWiki, is developed in the open just like Wikipedia itself. This talk will cover how MediaWiki is tested, along with mistakes and successes made along the way.

The code and Jenkins jobs are visible to everybody. Only passwords are hidden. If you are interested in contributing, you will learn how to get involved.

I will mention one pattern, page object, and a lot of tools: Git, Ruby, RubyGems, Cucumber, Selenium WebDriver, Watir, Bundler, page-object gem, Jenkins, Sauce Labs and probably a few more.

I think it is important to have a few reference implementations of open source test automation projects available to everybody. This is our contribution.

 

Željko Filipin, Wikimedia Foundation, Croatia

Željko FilipinŽeljko Filipin is a freelance software tester. He works for the Wikimedia Foundation where he tests MediaWiki, software that runs Wikipedia.