Appendix DTools

The following tools are mentioned at some point within this book. This section describes their purpose and how they relate to xUnit test automation in just a wee bit more detail.


A build automation tool used in the Java community. NAnt is the equivalent for .NET projects.


A continuous integration tool used in the Java community.


A commercial Scripted Test tool that allows less technically advanced users to compose tests from reusable test components that are the result of Refactored Recorded Tests. It can also be used to specify reusable test components to be built by more technically oriented test automaters. More information can be found on Mercury Interactive's Web site. As this book went to press, Mercury Interactive ...

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