Accessing External Systems – Databases, Web Services etc.

Using Ruby Gems from MarathonITE Scripts

MarathonITE uses regular ruby scripts. You can use any of the external modules with MarathonITE scripts. This functionality is specifically useful for integrating your test scripts with external systems like databases, web services etc.

Installing and Using Ruby Gems

For installing and using Ruby gems you need to set GEM_PATH environment variable and use the bundled jruby jar file to install the gem. Once the gem is installed, just use it in the regular way in the test script.