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How do I test a Java card applet with different AIDs on the fly?

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... Like sweeping cards from employees in a queue of people lining up in the morning?
When I created my applet, the aid is a fixed value inside the class.
Whenever I wanted to test it with another value, I changed that AID and rerun the applet.
I find it very cumbersome that needs to be rerun and rerun, over and over again.
How do I test the applet easily with any values of AIDs that I'd like to put in, on the fly.
I know I can't simulate the sweeps of card in the applet because I can't have a main method with a signature
of Strings[] args or String[] args. I can only have JUnit to help me out, but still java card doesn't allow either
main(Strings[] args) or TestCase to inherit from.
Thanks
Jack
  • 1. Re: How do I test a Java card applet with different AIDs on the fly?
    925183 Newbie
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    your question is hard to understand but:
    an applet always has one definite AID and you cant change it after install as far as i know
    a) you want to test many cards with diffrent AIDs?
    ->send a list of select commands and check the return values
    b)you want one card with the same applet to be available for many AIDs?
    ->install many dummy applets forwarding the commands to one core applet
    c)i think i didnt get your point :/

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