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mrdwprice's avatar
4 years ago

Test Suites in parallel - Invalid boolean value ''

Running Test Suites in parallel from testrunner.bat gives these kinds of errors at random:   java.lang.Exception: Failed to prepare the test step [DataSource]; org.apache.xmlbeans.impl.values.XmlVa...
  • mrdwprice's avatar
    4 years ago

    The  JDBC Datasource step's that appeared to fail had rather lazy SELECT * from table with a bunch of joins along the way. The end result was a large number of Properties that were actually not used in the test. I cleaned up the SQL and reduced the number of Properties down to only those used in the test.


    Its a workaround, but it seems to have resolved the problem!


    A test execution that was taking 40 minutes or so to run before, runs in 8 minutes now 🙂