• RPT - Customizing Web Analytics Reports

    Starting from Release 9.0.1, the legacy reporting of RPT has been replaced by a new Web Analytics report. Apart from the refreshed look and feel of reports, there has been significant improvement in the real time performance of reporting and reduction in the memory footprint. Moreover, these reports can be...


  • Introduction of 2bin1bag process in my apartment

    It has been a long while after the last post here and I have good reasons. Almost all of my “side-projects” bandwidth was consumed by much needed voluntary service in managing my apartment complex. I, a long time resident who has been a lurker and a free-rider of sorts, was...


  • RPT - File Contents Substitution when content is binary

    If you have a test case involving a file upload where a different file has to be uploaded from the system while playing back, what would you do? If you think custom coding is required, you’re wrong. RPT provides a simple feature to upload a different file by leveraging the...


  • A(nother) code snippet for custom roles in Loopback framework

    Loopback framework provides powerful features for controlling access to data models using authorization, access control lists (ACL) and Roles. Though I found it little bit difficult to begin with, the efforts did pay off recently for one of my hobby projects. I am of the opinion that it’s better to...


  • RPT - Modify Cookies using Java custom code

    When to worry about cookies in playback Cookies in HTTP are automatically taken care by RPT except once in a blue moon. It is only when the client (used while recording, typically a browser) creates a cookie and places it in headers that RPT can’t do it automatically. In other...