Opening Right-click Menu / Context menu with Selenium WebDriver

Selenium WebDriver providesActionBuilder to perform complex user interactions with a web page. It allows chaining multiple actions together to perform a complex action. You can create a complex action and execute the action (perform) it in the following manner. (Ruby) driver.action.key_down(:shift). click(element). click(second_element). key_up(:shift). drag_and_drop(element, third_element). perform   The action to open the context menu is context_click() .… Continue reading Opening Right-click Menu / Context menu with Selenium WebDriver

How to ignore PostgreSQL tables when restoring a database

At my current workplace, we use a copy of the backup database which is created by pg_dump to restore in our development machines. Since the database has a lot of audit tables which adds up a lot of space, I needed an easier way to ignore these tables when restoring the database. Apparently pg_restore can generate a… Continue reading How to ignore PostgreSQL tables when restoring a database

Vagrant – Running Rails server in the background

Let’s say when you boot up or restart your virtual machine, you want to run the Rails server in the background for your Rails application. It is pretty easy. First, let’s create a function for the script block. Put following code on the top of the Vagrant file. def start_rails_server <<-SHELL cd /vagrant # start… Continue reading Vagrant – Running Rails server in the background

Be careful when using loops in Jasmine specs

Your test automation code is an important tool to evaluate your application.  You must ensure your test code is working/testing as you want it to be. the automated tests give confidence for the developer that the application behaves as expected and things are not broken after they change the code. Recently, at our QA phase, the… Continue reading Be careful when using loops in Jasmine specs

Go Programming Language: An Introductory Tutorial

What’s the Go Programming Language? Go is a recent language which sits neatly in the middle of the landscape, providing lots of good features and deliberately omitting many bad ones. It compiles fast, runs fast-ish, includes a runtime and garbage collection, has a simple static type system and dynamic interfaces, and an excellent standard library.… Continue reading Go Programming Language: An Introductory Tutorial