Linux automated GUI testing with python based Dogtail tool

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dogtail is a GUI test tool and automation framework written in Python. It uses Accessibility (a11y) technologies to communicate with desktop applications. dogtail scripts are written in Python and executed like any other Python program.

dogtail is free software released under the GPL.

In this tutorial Len DiMaggio shows us Interface testing isn’t just for Windows anymore. With this tool you can build automated Linux GUI tests.

Posted by: Vivek Gite

The author is the creator of nixCraft and a seasoned sysadmin, DevOps engineer, and a trainer for the Linux operating system/Unix shell scripting. Get the latest tutorials on SysAdmin, Linux/Unix and open source topics via RSS/XML feed or weekly email newsletter.