I am using purifyplus for the code coverage.
For .exe I was able to run purify, pure coverage and quantify and get the coverage details. But when I am using .dll instead .exe. It throws the error as " The file C:\***\.dll is a dll. Please choose a program" . Can you please help me with the steps how to run a dll with purifyplus.
It's urgent... please reply with the steps ASAP.
Pinned topic How to run code coverage on a dll (VC ++ )
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Updated on 2012-04-20T06:54:51Z at 2012-04-20T06:54:51Z by SystemAdmin
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Re: How to run code coverage on a dll (VC ++ )2012-04-20T06:54:51ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Hi s1m,
To collect code information for just the DLL, you need to use the
SELECTIVE INSTRUMENTATION feature in PureCoverage:
1. Start PureCoverage
2. On the RUN PROGRAM dialog, select the executable which calls
the DLL, but do NOT click RUN.
3. Click SETTINGS...
4. Under "Modules to instrument", choose SELECTED MODULES.
5. Click CONFIGURE...
6. On the "Module Coverage (Selective)" tab, click on the "ADD"
button in the top right.
7. Select your DLL and click OPEN.
8. Specify the COVERAGE type.
9. Click OK.
Now, PureCoverage will only collect coverage data for the DLL.