Javascript Linting…

Suffice to say, my minions write a quantity of Javascript. And testing it isn’t all that easy. While rummaging the internet, I came across @NeilCrosby‘s FrontEndTestSuite which aims to automate e.g. w3c validator checks and so on – there will be more on that later I suspect once I get it working. Anyway, the first… Continue reading Javascript Linting…

Trac and Git on Debian Lenny

Random Brain dump – Trac 0.11 with Git on Debian Lenny; this worked for me … We’ll use /var/git/ as the location where our git repositories live – e.g. /var/git/repository1, /var/git/repository2 etc. So, assuming you have git-core installed, create the Git repository: mkdir -p /var/git/repository cd /var/git/repository git init –bare Next, install the trac-git extension… Continue reading Trac and Git on Debian Lenny

Silly SoapClient

Sam made some changes to a SOAP service one customer has – and suddenly our automated tests kept failing. “WTF?” we thought. We persistently got the same error (e.g.¬†Fatal error: SOAP-ERROR: Encoding: object hasn’t ‘SortResults’ property in ….) yet the generated WSDL file (when viewed through a web browser etc) no longer has SortResults in… Continue reading Silly SoapClient