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How to write tests for a scraping script cause the website dom may change at anytime so using a website is not an option while writing tests .

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    How do I write tests for a set of dice when their number of sides can change at any time?
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    @Root The first thing I thought of is checking for the status code but I am not sure if that's the way while testing in these types of situations.
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    Mock your target datasource. Integration test their live site against your expectation. Bonus points for reusing those tests to configure alerts and file tickets.
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    @SortOfTested Lol I was about to mention you and here you are 🤗. I knew I was not gonna get a straight answer unless you show up 😅. Thanks, and I will mention you again if I get stuck lol
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