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updated: November 01 2017

Cucumber Usage Command Line Parameters

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This article lays out the parameters and options that can be added to the cucumber command when run from the command line. Cucumber is a software tool that helps to bring the disciplines of testing, coding and business analysis together through a Behavior Driven Development approach to software development. It executes … Continue reading Cucumber Usage Command Line Parameters

How to Write a Good Defect Report

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Writing a good defect report or issue report is one of the most important skills required of a software tester. The art of creating a well-written defect report requires a balanced combination of insight, testing and communication skills. The ultimate goal of each defect report is to prevent specific, significant problems within a software … Continue reading How to Write a Good Defect Report

“It’s a Bug!” Part 2 : Be The Diplomat – How to drop the news to the development team.

Hidden Bug

Previously in “It’s a bug!” we met Ali – a software tester working on an Agile software project. Ali  had just begun testing a new deployment and had found a pretty major bug. Moral was high amongst the project team and Ali knew that dropping the news of a big … Continue reading “It’s a Bug!” Part 2 : Be The Diplomat – How to drop the news to the development team.