Supervisor script structure

System Testing Supervisor Script Language.

System Testing manages the simultaneous execution of Virtual Testers distributed over a network. The supervisor script language allows you to create a supervisor process to:

Note   When using the OneTest Embedded graphical user interface, the .spv supervisor scripts are generated automatically. Experienced users can edit these files manually. See System Testing supervisor

Test script filenames must contain only plain alphanumerical characters.

Basic structure

A typical System Testing .spv supervisor script looks like this:

HOST machine_1 IS localhost

HOST machine_2 IS


COPY local_file machine_2:remote_file

DO machine_1:program


All instructions in a test script have the following characteristics:

Supervisor script instructions are sequential. There is no hierarchical structure in the script.

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