Chamal's Blog


Snapshots taken while traversing through ones and zeroes

Why I became a tester ?

What do you want to be when you grow up ? When someone asked me that question,  I always tell  I wanted to be a software tester! No, Absolutely not! In fact, even in university I wasn’t sure what I wanted to be. I had a subject in software quality assurance in my degree, which impressed me immensely at that time. … Read More


Software Testing 101 – Test Case

A set of input values, execution preconditions, expected results and execution post conditions, developed for a particular objective or test condition, such as to exercise a particular program path or to verify compliance with a specific requirement Above is the definition from official ISTQB glossary, but in a simple term test case is a set of conditions which a tester … Read More


Access denied – Call ‘chmod’, May be ?

Have you ever experienced a message saying politely that you have no privileges to perform an action? I am pretty much sure that all of you may have that experience. Like for an example, suddenly your DB server stopped you have to restart the server to continue your work, but the remote user which you are using has not the … Read More


Starting point . . . .

If you ever thought life with computer programs are cool as MS Dhoni’s head, You my dear friend, You are so wrong. Even though it makes fun at times, most of times its not. Purpose of this blog is not to highlight the mentioned fact, but to help anyone to overcome the situations to be happened. ( Even though our … Read More