O'Reilly logo

Performance Testing with JMeter 2.9 by Bayo Erinle

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Summary

In this chapter, we have gone through the details of how to capture form submission in JMeter. We covered simple forms, with checkboxes and radio buttons. The same concepts covered in those sections can be applied to other input form elements such as text areas and comboboxes. We then explored how to deal with file uploads and downloads when recording test plans. Along the way, we addressed working with JSON data, both posting and consuming it. This exposed us to two powerful and flexible JMeter post processors, Regular Expression Extractor and BSF PostProcessor. Finally, we took a look at how to deal with XML data when we encounter it. For that, we covered yet another post processor JMeter offers, XPath Extractor PostProcessor. You should ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required