QWeb test automation FAQ
What is QWeb?
QWeb is an open-source Robot Framework web test automation library. It is free for you to use in your projects to create the most efficient and maintainable test automation.
Do I have to pay for using QWeb?
No, it is open-source and you do not need to pay anything for it.
Where was QWeb created and why?
QWeb was created at Qentinel by Qentinelians. And Qentinel is committed to supporting the development of QWeb. Qentinelians were not satisifed with the detection capabilities and stability of the Robot framework’s Selenium2Library. Also, we strongly believe in keyword-driven testing. Thus QWeb was created as a part of PaceWords philiosphy, an extremely robust and stable keyword-driven test automation library for web application automation.
Do companies use QWeb?
Yes, a lot companies have built their test automation using QWeb: Metso Outotect, Finnish Tax Administration (Vero), Ponsse, Elisa to name a few.
Can I contribute to QWeb’s development and how?
Yes, you are most welcome to contribute to QWeb development and become part of the ever-growing community.
I found a bug in QWeb what should I do?
Excellent, let’s improve QWeb. You could raise a bug report or make a fix and create a pull request. Here more instructions on joining the QWeb community.
What is Qentinel Pace and how is QWeb related to it?
Qentinel Pace is a cloud based hyper-automation solution available as a SaaS product. Qentinel Pace, beside many other things, is the most efficient platform for running robot framework tests and tests created using QWeb. Did you know that QWeb is continuously tested on Qentinel Pace?
Can I try out Qentinel Pace?
We love open-source and as a gesture of giving back to the community, we offer a free perpetual plan for anyone from anywhere in the world. You can sign up and start automating right now!