Conference article

Optimica Testing Toolkit: a Tool-Agnostic Testing Framework for Modelica Models

Anders Tilly
Lund University, Sweden

Victor Johnsson
Lund University, Sweden

Jon Sten
Modelon AB, Sweden

Alexander Perlman
Modelon AB, Sweden

Johan Åkesson
Modelon AB, Sweden

Download articlehttp://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp15118687

Published in: Proceedings of the 11th International Modelica Conference, Versailles, France, September 21-23, 2015

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 118:74, s. 687-693

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Published: 2015-09-18

ISBN: 978-91-7685-955-1

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)

Abstract

The need for regression testing increases as the size and complexity of software projects grow. This is no different from a Modelica library or tool. Large Modelica projects often involves several Modelica tools and libraries which are under development. In those situations, with several orthogonal code bases, the need for systematic regression testing is needed. In this paper we investigate a new way to create and run tests by developing a tool-agnostic testing framework. Additionally a graphical user interface for test authoring and management was created.

Keywords

Cross Testing; Testing Framework; Test Authoring; Regression Testing; User Interface; Modelica; FMI

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