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From Stas Bekman <s...@stason.org>
Subject Re: [mp2] need $r->get_remote_logname test
Date Mon, 09 Aug 2004 19:43:44 GMT
Philippe M. Chiasson wrote:
> Stas Bekman wrote:
> 
>> Is anybody familiar with RFC1413?
> 
> 
> Sadly, yes, I am.
> 
>> We provide this API but there is no test. Any takers to write this test? 
> 
> 
> Writing a test like this one will prove to be near impossible. You need
> to be root to run the identd deamon, and I am not sure it would be wise
> to get the test-suite to try and start/listen on the identd port ? Too
> bad you can't configure what port httpd's ident queries go thru.
> 
> Not sure there is anything we can do. I mean, we can call the function
> to make sure it is there, but as to being able to validate/verify what
> comes back from it, I don't quite think so.

OK, let's do that then. thanks Philippe.

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