Sneha Singh replied to the topic What should beginner developers know about software testing? in the forum Software Testing Discussions 2 years, 9 months ago
Hii Daragh ,
First of all you need to accept the fact that your code contains defects.
That’s always true. But that doesn’t always mean that you’ve messed up. Sometimes defects come from business requirements or some 3rd party libraries, etc. So – don’t treat defects like something personal.
Try to work in combination with testers. If you…[Read more]
Hi Ronan ,
There is no right answer to the question of “what’s the right ratio”. Many software testing companies may answer with a 1:1 ratio. But the bottom line is that it’s just very difficult to estimate the amount of QA and testing that should accompany a software development effort. A lot of it depends on your company’s software dev…[Read more]
Sneha Singh replied to the topic The differences between system testing and release testing? in the forum Software Testing Discussions 2 years, 9 months ago
System testing of software or hardware is testing conducted on a complete, integrated system to evaluate the system’s compliance with its specified requirements. System testing falls within the scope of black box testing, and as such, should require no knowledge of the inner design of the code or logic.
Release testing:-…[Read more]
Software testing is not a job, it’s a responsibility. Either you are doing manual testing or you are writing complex automation scripts, you are the authorized person for the quality of that particular web page / module / overall product.
And to keep up with the responsibility in the highly competitive IT environment, it’s necessary that –…[Read more]
Hi Sarah ,
The Cyclomatic Complexity Metric is a graphical means of evaluating the complexity of a function and also determining the completeness of coverage of tests for that function. This method is language independent and can be done manually with little difficulty.
For More details refer this book : Fundamentals of Software Engineering -4th…[Read more]
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MuJava (Java) – http://cs.gmu.edu/~offutt/mujava/
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