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Core Step verifyProperty

Description

This step verifies whether the value of a webtest dynamic property or an ant property matches an expected text value. The text value can represent a regular expression. If the text value is omitted, the step simply checks for the presence of the property.

Parameters

description
Required? no
The description of this test step.
name
Required? yes/no
The name of a property to test. Must be set if property is not set.
property
Required? yes/no
Alias for name. Must be set if name is not set.
propertyType
Required? no, default is the "defaultPropertyType" as specified in the "config" element is used.
The type of the property in which to store the value. Either "ant" or "dynamic".
regex
Required? no, default is 'false'
Specifies whether the text value represents a regular expression.
text
Required? no
The expected value of the property. If omitted just checks for existence of the property.
value
Required? no
Alias for text.

Details

verifyProperty example
<webtest name="dynamic property test">
  <config ... />
  <steps>
    <invoke ... />
    <verifyProperty description="Verify dynamic property dynProp contains the word 'Warning'"
      name="dynProp"
      text=".*Warning.*"
      regex="true" />
  </steps>
</webtest>

<webtest name="ant property test">
  <config ... />
  ... ant tasks which may set ant property ...
  <steps>
    ... script or groovy statements which may set ant property ...
    <verifyProperty description="Verify ant property antProp contains the word 'Warning'"
      name="antProp"
      propertyType="ant"
      text=".*Warning.*"
      regex="true" />
  </steps>
</webtest>

See also: the storeProperty step.

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