Using GUI ripping for automated testing of Android applications

@article{Amalfitano2012UsingGR,
  title={Using GUI ripping for automated testing of Android applications},
  author={Domenico Amalfitano and Anna Rita Fasolino and Porfirio Tramontana and Salvatore De Carmine and Atif M. Memon},
  journal={2012 Proceedings of the 27th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering},
  year={2012},
  pages={258-261}
}
We present AndroidRipper, an automated technique that tests Android apps via their Graphical User Interface (GUI). AndroidRipper is based on a user-interface driven ripper that automatically explores the app’s GUI with the aim of exercising the application in a structured manner. We evaluate AndroidRipper on an open-source Android app. Our results show that our GUI-based test cases are able to detect severe, previously unknown, faults in the underlying code, and the structured exploration… CONTINUE READING
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