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Status Planned for future release
Categories Performance Tester
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 19, 2019

Create a Reference using JSON expression extractor

We are looking for a new feature to create a reference using JSON expression instead of Regular expression. And also at rules file.
All our upcoming applications are developed using JSON requests and responses, which are changing dynamically for each release and we are not able to reuse our scripts. We have tried auto correlation for JSON and it's not working as expected. I had discussions with PaulLiskayHCL on this he suggested we use rules to overcome this. As part of POC with other tools(JMeter), we found writing JSON expressions are easy using http://jsonpathfinder.com/. So it will save a lot of time at the time of manual correlation. Please let me know if you need any more information on this. And also we are happy discuss on this. Thanks!

https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/community/forums/html/topic?id=85a1e9e7-2d16-43f6-a484-814da86bcde6

Idea priority High
Use Case
All of our new web applications are developed using single page with node.js. All requests and responses are in JSON format and are changing dynamically for each and every release. We cannot re-use most of them. So for every release we are doing a recording and manual correlation. Part of them are using rules files. Sometimes creating a regex is taking longer time. Based on our POC with JMeter, JSON expressions are easy and less time taking when compared to Regex expressions. So it would be great if you can provide the option JSON Expression extractor at the time of reference creation. It will save lot of our efforts
RFE ID 138319
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational Performance Tester
  • Guest
    Feb 16, 2021

    The feature that is described in this request is a candidate for a future release.

  • Guest
    Jan 23, 2020

    A preliminary evaluation of this request indicates that it is consistent with our business strategy. Further evaluation of this RFE is underway.

  • Guest
    Nov 19, 2019

    Attachment (Description): We are looking for option to select by USER either go with Regular Expression or JSON expression at the time for Reference creation. At the same time we are looking a option at Rules file