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Navigate directly to a symbol of a file in VS Code

How would feel about if you can directly navigate to a symbol of a file? It is now possible in VS Code. All you need to do is press "Ctrl" + P and type the object name you want to navigate to and then...()

Dependency Analysis Tool (ALDependencyAnalysis)

Remember this post?  Probably not.  Nearly a year ago at Directions US, I showed some “how did I do stuff” during a number of sessions.  And it ended with a lot of feedback, which came down to: “can I have it”?  So, that’s where I wrote a post “I have work to do” ;-). The …


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Test Automation Examples - a GitHub repository

Over almost a decade I have been evangelizing test automation by , presenting at various conferences and webinars, workshops, and, eventually last year, writing a . People are picking up, but it's clear there is still "a war to be one". Testing, more specifically test automation, is too often considered a cost center instead of an essential part of our daily development practice. In my joined article with Global Mediator, called , we shared with you a number of thoughts on this (and we owe you a number of follow-up posts on that). As research has shown, pushing defect finding up-stream will lower the cost of your product/project and thus the satisfaction of your customers. Given that the consequence is simple, rephrasing the above: testing is not a cost center, but an essential part of your daily development practice, just a app coding is.

Now let's see if ...

A next step in Luc's gospel on test automation

... can help some more to take the threshold. For this I have started a new GitHub repository which I baptized . Follow the link to have a look there.

The Test Automation Examples repository will become over time a collection of examples used in my test automation classes/workshops. Small apps that have been built together with its counter-part test code. Easy enough to understand the app, relevant enough to get useful examples of test code. Each example will have an efficient scope description that will be accompanied with a flowchart. Each app will be defined by a coherent and complete set of ATDD scenarios in PowerShell format allowing them to be converted into code. I will do my best to provide both AL and CAL app and test code.

As part of my first I have uploaded the first example, called , to the repository. Be welcome to make use of this example, and any next one, and even more: be invited to contribute by improvement suggestions or even proposing new examples. Let's challenge each other to the next level of development practice and get us all on test automation!

BTW: this week the  will start. There are still seats available.

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