ETS management with MS-Access
For the management of an ETS, the Microsoft Access data base manager can be used. For each ETS, files enabling modification of the execution environment of a test suite can be installed.
These files are :
The "ETS.MDB" database file was created with the Microsoft ACCESS Version 2.0 data base management system.
The data base must first be opened:
The input dialogues of the various ETS items are in the form of menus. At each dialogue level, on-line help is available merely by pressing the F1 key.
Before closing the data base, the dialogue will have enabled you to save the various modifications.
Attention : The profiles used must include the modifications of the User program parameters (TDA or PIA files).
Selection of Testscases
It is possible to choose to execute (or not) certain tests present in an ETS. To do this, one has only to select them or disable them through means of the dialogue provided.
After opening the data base, the "xxx.TDA" file to be edited is selected. Two display modes exist:
After opening the data base, the "xxx.PIA" file to be edited is selected.
Inputting Pics or Pixit parameters is carried out using several modes :
The ZOOM function (SHIFT F2) allows the display completely the content of the "Purpose" fields.
The modifications are saved either in the file (SAVE command) or while creating a new one (SAVE AS command).