The website is probably experiencing a problem, and the people who run the website will have to fix it. However, there are often ways to quickly get around the problem. I have a web application which i need to be load tested using LoadRunner. Can someone please help with the follwoing error Action. To post to this group, send email to To unsubscribe from this group, send email to For more options, visit this group at kantha 8.
Also better to take a look at server resources when test is running. If so, do consider acknowledging it. As a result when data being returned is incorrect you are not branching the code to handle the exception. Considering that you are competing for the position with a at least a dozen other applicants, it is imperative that you thoroughly prepare for the job interview, in order to stand a good chance of getting hired. Go one to two steps beyond where your business process has come off the rails with an assumptive success and you will have a 500 status message for an out of context action occurring 100% of the time. But when I tried to replay the script, script failed after login and while navigating to next page, say, Transaction. We started loadrunner, access the site then opened a page just enter the data, save it, then logout from the application.
When I record the website using vugen it works good and there is no any application bug. The second bit of the error is the correlation statement not finding the boundaries it is looking for, and is caused by the above errror. That's where GeekInterview can help. The larger the number of variables related to state, session and business process data which require correlation on a submission the higher the likelihood that you are going to see these errors if you don't follow established testing practices for checking for expected results for each step. .
Important to note that if you have ignored think times, the load is representatively higher than the 50 virtual users. Please consult the product documentation for more details on how to do it. Whoever runs the website will have to fix it. We then stopped recording in load runner. ReadContentAsync HttpRequestMessage request, Type type Action. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform. Check if it gives some problem.
Error code 500 is a generic server error that is returned when there is no better more specific error to return. Stand Out as the employee with proven skills. Your browser will contact the web server and ask for the page again, and this may fix your problem. A more than fair portion of these that occur in testing are false 500s, particularly if you are not checking for proper returned pages and then branching your code appropriately based upon what shows up on the page. Edge Out The Competition for your dream job with proven skills and certifications. Hi, We have a website which we decided to test using load runner.
At the end of log, I receive error: Action. Regards, Rajasekhar G About us Applying for a job can be a stressful and frustrating experience, especially for someone who has never done it before. Also the attributes in the web custom request are populated when I recorded the script. This error message is often temporary and the website may quickly fix itself. Possibly you have hit the limit for your application from a load perspective.
Try accessing the website again in the future and it may work properly. Post Ur finding after that. Below are the details of the request from the script. It is up to you to capture this token using Correlations in LoadRunner and replay it as the server expects. I can see that the problem on your script is complicated to define just by looking at the actions from the output, so I strongly recommend you to open a support case so an engineer can provide you a better assistance to find the solution of the problem. Hi Shahnila, Thank you for your question and for letting us know your issue. Then you can branch your code and avoid a 500 class error on the next request which would be out of context to the state of the application.
Check whether the requested boundaries exist in the response data. Correlation works by matching the left and right boundaries delimiting the value you are looking for in the response. Most websites should stop this from occurring, but a problem could occur if the website experiences a problem during a transaction. The larger the number of variables related to state, session and business process data which require correlation on a submission the higher the likelihood that you are going to see these errors if you don't follow established testing practices for checking for expected results for each step. We cleared the data in the database.
Then I would recommend checking for expected results for every call, so when your business application comes off of the tracks you will be able to catch the unexpected page on the exact request when it happens. Thanks in advance Venki I wear a lot of hats. I am not using any correlation. I ran a test scenario for 50 users and I got the error for 18 users and 32 worked fine. If you are not able to do auto correlation then U need 2 proceed with manual correlation. The Correlation Studio in VuGen should detect and identify the token for you but since authentication methods vary it is sometimes impossible to do this automatically and you will have to create manual correlation.
I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc. To post to this group, send email to To unsubscribe from this group, send email to For more options, visit this group at. Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere. You may just need to wait a few minutes—or a few seconds—before trying again, and the website may work properly. For example, many people may be connecting to the website at once, causing the problem. Hello all, I am new to the load runner and I am working on creating a script. Granted, this willingness to ignore the expected results of a test step represent poor test process -- but then a chisel in the hammer of one person results in the in a work of art which inspires, in the hands of another person simply results in lots of stone chips.