Quick start – writing your first script

We'll now show you how to write your first script. The complete process will be shown for both Mac OS X and Windows. The rest of the book will focus on OS X, but a complete set of examples is available for Windows as well. Along with each example, there will be a note indicating which example file to refer to.

Your first script with Sikuli on Mac OS X

In this section, you will be introduced to Sikuli through a simple example. In the end, you should be ready to start using Sikuli for simple test automation.

So let's jump in! To get started, we're going to build an extremely simplistic testing script based around an application that ships with OS X called TextEdit. This will act as a simple "Hello World" example, ...

Get Instant Sikuli Test Automation now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.