The Not Contains assertion verifies that some specific value is missing from the message.
This assertion is available in multiple ReadyAPI applications. Depending on the application, it validates the following data:
|In...||Checks...||To learn more...|
|Functional tests||The request or response contents.||See Working With Assertions in Functional Tests.|
|Security tests||The response contents.||See Security Assertions.|
|Virtual services||The request contents.||See Assertions in Virtual Services.|
Create an assertion
Setting up properties
In the Content edit box, specify the value you expect to be absent.
Use one of the following:
An ordinary string.
A regular expression.
Note: Make sure to enable the Regular Expression option.
To separate lines within a regular expression, use the
(?m)flag. Also, mark the beginnings of the lines with
^and the ends with
To learn more about the regular expression syntax, see the Oracle Documentation.
Enable additional options if you need:
Option Description Ignore Case Ignore the content case during the search. Regular Expression Treat the value you have entered as a regular expression.
To learn more about the syntax of regular expressions, see the Oracle documentation.
The following regular expression gets all strings where the
Date value belongs to September 2014.
Other assertions for content
Add more assertions for response and request contents:
Property Content Assertions
Message Content Assertion