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As a BDD user, I want support for more keywords in BDD test scripts (background, scenario, etc)

We are missing the gherkin keywords like background and scenario outline which means we would have to still amend any export from the plug in before using in our automation framework.

  • Cristiano Caetano
  • Jul 6 2020
  • Future consideration
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  • Jyoti Manghnani commented
    13 Jan 07:01am

    As a user, I want keywords like Background, Scenario Outline, Scenarios to be included in Zephyr Scale DataCenter.

  • Guest commented
    17 Nov, 2021 09:11am

    we would love to be able to create scenario outlines that break the test execution in to seperate tests likw how it works in squad

  • Guest commented
    26 Nov, 2020 04:17pm

    Another note, it looks like I can't do multiple Examples either. Sometimes I do this (sorry for the random example):

    Scenario: Check Fruit Flavours

    Given I taste <Fruit>

    Then <Fruit> tastes correct

    And I shall live

    And the <Fruit> should be <Colour>

    Examples: Green fruits




    Examples: Red fruits




  • Guest commented
    16 Oct, 2020 04:47pm

    This would be so helpful even without the automation part. We are currently using 'Plain Text' because of this limitation. If the syntax highlighting could be added then we would not need to use Plain Text.

    Other keywords that is not in this description is Feature, Example, Rule, But etc. See https://cucumber.io/docs/gherkin/reference/.

    When we fail a test execution, the line numbers really help us out as well because we can say 'Line 14 failed' or something. But at the moment, we have to copy/paste the plain text line that failed so the developer knows how it failed.

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