It gives us pleasure to announce the public availability of Marathon 2.0b3. This is the third public release of Marathon 2.0 beta after the support for Ruby and Python 2.5 are added.
Marathon is a testing framework for GUI applications developed using Java/Swing. Marathon composes of recorder, player, debugger and an editor. The test scripts are composed of python or ruby code that can be selected at the project creation time.
Marathon focuses on end-user testing. One need not know Java or Swing to record test scripts using Marathon. Marathon is kept intentionally simple. The aim to produce test scripts that are readable by everyone on the project. This includes the developers, testers and the customers.
Marathon is flexible and provides facilities to extend the functionality available through python/ruby scripting or through writing ones own component resolvers