HTTP(S) Recording using AMF Externalizable Types
CloudTest provides support for HTTP(S) recording of Action Message Format (AMF) externalizable types. Users can upload the necessary serialization code into CloudTest using a Custom Module, and then specify that module prior to initiating a recording.
Users can setup AMF externalizable types via the Recording Editor (using Central > Recording) by checking the box provided.
Users can do the same using the Clip Editor's HTTP recording command by checking the box provided.
- Before starting an HTTP(S)recording session in the Clip Editor, click the Custom Modules tab and check "This recording uses AMF externalizable types" to list the Custom Modules.
- Check the box for themodule to use to decode the binary AMF content.While recording, the module(s) will be used to produce the correct AMF XML representation.
CloudTest will store the list of custom modules to use inside the target definition. Target settings can be manually configured via the Content Options section, Response Encoding section.
- Check AMF Custom Modules required and then click Choose custom modules to select the repository custom module to use.
What you should see
When playing a Composition, Maestro will provide this list of custom modules to the underlying Transport Layer. The Transport Layer will use the custom modules to convert HTTP requests and responses from XML to AMF and vice-versa.