Advanced C Testing

Component Testing for C

This section covers some of the more complex notions behind Component Testing for C.


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Macro definition conditions

Test Script Compiler Macro Definitions

Testing the main() function of C programs

Testing Main Functions

Initializing and testing pointer variables

Initializing Pointer Variables while Preserving the Pointed Value

Testing pointers against structure elements which are also pointers

Testing Pointers against Pointer Structure Elements

Working around the ambiguity of the C language between arrays and pointers

Testing a String Pointer as a Pointer

Writing cleaner .ptu test scripts

C Syntax Extensions

Using SERVICES and FAMILY statements.

Component Testing Tester Configuration