Variable “&$RUNTIME#” used in the Post-Process Tab or Post-Conditions returns 0

Document ID : KB000087690
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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When using the predefined variable, &$RUNTIME#, in the Post-Process Tab or in Post-Conditions it always evaluates to 0.

Investigation

This behavior can be checked in the Post-Process Tab when using the following, simple example:

 
:Print "Runtime = &$RUNTIME#"

Actual
Result displayed in the Report as "Runtime = +0000000000000000".

Expected
Result displayed in the Report should be the actual runtime of the executed object.



 
Environment:
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: &$RUNTIME# did not work in post-process or post-conditions.
Resolution:
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Component(s): Automation Engine

Automation Engine 12.0.1 - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.4 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
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