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Affiliates Tests

Automated tests for the Affiliates web application.

The following contributors have submitted pull requests to Affiliates-Tests:


Running Tests


You will need a version of the Java Runtime Environment installed


Before you will be able to run these tests, you need to have Python 2.6 installed.


easy_install pip

followed by

sudo pip install -r requirements.txt


If you are running on Ubuntu/Debian you will need to do following first:

sudo apt-get install python-setuptools

to install the required Python libraries.


Once this is all set up you will need to download and start a Selenium server. You can download the latest Selenium server from here. The filename will be something like 'selenium-server-standalone-2.8.0.jar'

To start the Selenium server run the following command:

java -jar ~/Downloads/selenium-server-standalone-2.8.0.jar

Change the path/name to the downloaded Selenium server file.

Running tests locally

To run tests locally it's a simple case of calling py.test from the Affiliates-Tests directory.


To run the user accounts tests:

  1. Create an account on the Affiliates instance

  2. Edit the credentials.yaml with your credentials

  3. Run the tests with:

     py.test --credentials=~/credentials.yaml

For more command-line options access https://github.com/davehunt/pytest-mozwebqa

Writing Tests

If you want to get involved and add more tests, then there's just a few things we'd like to ask you to do:

  1. Use the template files for all new tests and page objects
  2. Follow our simple style guide
  3. Fork this project with your own GitHub account
  4. Add your test into the "tests" folder and the necessary methods for it into the appropriate file in "pages"
  5. Make sure all tests are passing, and submit a pull request with your changes


This software is licensed under the MPL 2.0:

This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/.