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From Issac Goldstand <>
Subject Re: setting up testing
Date Fri, 02 Mar 2012 09:13:37 GMT
Very definitely localhost. The test suite will automatically configure
and launch variously configured httpd instances for testing itself.

On 01/03/2012 22:22, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 1, 2012 at 3:17 PM, Michael Felt <> wrote:
>> One quick question: can I assume that the test is ideally in a different
>> machine than the httpd system being tested, or do the tests assume
>> localhost?
> To be honest I haven't looked, but I suspect it is local host only...
>  Once you have the test suite installed somewhere, try t/TEST -help
> and you'll see a multitude of options, some of which are for
> controlling the test environment more closely than with the very basic
> instructions I gave.
> Come to think of it, try it first on Linux and get it running cleanly
> there with help of dev@ as necessary, then when on AIX and possibly
> stumbling through issues getting the right CPAN packages installed
> you'll already know what it is supposed to look like.  And of course
> you can play with the available test variations.
>> On Thu, Mar 1, 2012 at 8:50 PM, Michael Felt <> wrote:
>>> Want to get started on this. I read the links from
>>> and think I understand the flood subproject.
>>> From reading the forums here recently I get the impression that more than
>>> flood is being used, or even something other than flood.
>>> Looking for assistance and suggestions.
>>> Michael

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