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Project Plan For SWTBot, version 0.6


SWTBot is a Java based UI/functional testing tool for testing SWT and Eclipse based applications. SWTBot provides APIs that are simple to read and write. The APIs also hide the complexities involved with SWT and Eclipse. This makes it suitable for UI/functional testing by everyone, not just developers.

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A testing tool that helps express intent, and remove cruft from the test code.

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Release Milestones

SWTBot does weekly stable releases with latest bug fixes and patches.

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Target Environments

SWTBot works with SWT/Eclipse 3.4 and 3.5. Eclipse 3.6 is partially tested.
SWTBot is tested on the following platforms: MacOSX(carbon), Win32, Linux(gtk).


There are no plans for internationalization.

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Compatibility with Previous Releases

SWTBot provides source API compatibility, binary compatibility is not guranteed.
Compatibility with prior releases under the net.sf package will not be provided. End users must manually uninstall the prior feature, install the new one, and port all APIs to the newer versions.

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