My pre-1.0 wishlist

Jason Azze jason at
Sat Jun 4 16:05:56 UTC 2016

On Sat, Jun 4, 2016 at 11:35 AM, Daniel Franke <dfoxfranke at> wrote:
> deeper into the code (TESTFRAME). I want to test things at the
> *user-visible* level. Automate the process of supplying configuration
> files that exercise a variety of functionality, running them on real
> hardware and real networks, and monitoring the results with ntpq. That
> is, take the sort of testing that we're already doing by hand and make
> it systematic and automatic.

This is what I help my team do at my day job. I'd be happy to offer my
two cents if you'd like to hear about how we approach this kind of
testing with engineering simulation software. The trick is in getting
good, sane baselines and then developing a low-drag method for
rebaselining when necessary.

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