Test action support for timed sections

The following table lists the various test steps and the support offered when using timed sections around them.

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Note: Support relates to placing the begin/end steps directly before or after them. An unsupported step may still reside within a timed section if it complies with the limitations described in the following table.
Test Action Begin Timed Section End Timed Section
Assert Function (Cannot be used within timed sections.)
Action Group As the action group is entered. When the last child has finished.
Decision Immediately before command execution Immediately after the true or false path is followed.
Execute Resource Immediately before the resource is called. Immediately after execution returns back from the resource.
Fail Not supported. When the action is reached.
Function Immediately before the function is executed Immediately after the function returns.
Log Immediately before the message is logged. Immediately after the message is logged.
Lookup Test Data Immediately before the test data is looked up. Immediately after the true or false path is followed.
Pass Not supported. When the action is reached.
Publish Immediately before the message is published. Immediately after the message is published.
Receive Reply Immediately before starting to wait for a reply. Immediately after a response is received.
Receive Request Immediately before the system starts waiting for a request. Immediately after a request is received.
Run Command Immediately before command execution Immediately after command execution.
Send Reply Immediately before responding. Immediately after responding.
Send Request Immediately before sending the request. Immediately after sending the request.
Sleep Immediately before the sleep begins. Immediately after the sleep finishes.
SQL Command Immediately before statement execution Immediately after statement execution
SQL Query Immediately before statement execution Immediately after statement execution
Subscribe Immediately before the system starts waiting for an event. Immediately after an event is received.
  Validation is ignored for the timestamp but the pass/fail status may be affected by it.
Subscribe Until (Not supported. Action is deprecated.)
User Interaction (Cannot be used in performance tests.)
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