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Stored procedures
1. Testing a site: Elements to be tested
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Tests play an essential role in the development of a site. The test is used to check the operating mode and the usability of the site.
The main points to check in a WEBDEV site are as follows:
  • how the site works:
    sequence of pages, execution of code typed, etc.
  • appearance of the site:
    use different browsers (Internet Explorer, Chrome, FireFox, Edge, etc.), use different screen resolutions, resize the browser, etc.
  • Web-specific features:
    print, cookies, browser "Back" key, etc.
  • access to the site by different Internet users:
    management of logins and passwords, management of concurrent accesses to the data files, etc.
  • non-regression of a site during an update:
    validate the modifications performed in a site and check whether the non-modified features are still accessible.
  • a stress test (for a site installed on the server):
    validate the maximum number of Web users who can access the site.
Remark: To find out the coverage of tests run, WEBDEV proposes to use "Code Coverage". Code coverage is used to measure the coverage of tests run on a site. Each code line run is considered as being "checked".
Caution: The code coverage does not allow you to find out whether tests are successful: it only allows you to find out whether the code line was run.
The code coverage is used to detect the code lines that have never been run.
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