Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 7th Oct 2005 11:27 UTC, submitted by David Malcolm
Gnome "A crack team of QA and desktop specialists working at Red Hat is pleased to announce the public release of Dogtail. Dogtail is a GUI test automation framework written in Python that uses Accessibility (a11y) technologies to communicate with desktop applications. Dogtail scripts are written in Python and executed like any other Python program."
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keep focus on accessibility
by harryF on Sat 8th Oct 2005 17:36 UTC
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2005-07-06

While I like the idea that suddenly more developers are finally using the accessibility APIs, I hope they won't deteriorate to testing APIs. It is very important that these APIs follow the needs of disabled people, and don't follow the needs of testers.

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