[twill] Best place to get started?
peppers at gmail.com
Wed Oct 27 06:42:37 PDT 2010
> As of this morning, I didn't know what twill was.
> Zenoss has a feature which looks like it lets us run twill scripts and report on the availability
> of applications.
Great. This should be a piece of cake for twill.
> I guess the real challenge is learning how to write twill scripts.
In 2008, I wrote up some documentation that might help you out some.
Specifically what might help is:
Common Twill Commands -
Shell Mode v. Python Mode v. Python Shell Mode -
Additionally, you're workflow for a very basic "is it up" monitor.
> Go to a url of the application
> Assert that you got a proper HTTP response
> Check out some information on the page
Hope it helps.
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