r7665 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome server/major

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Dec 25 21:00:05 PST 2008


Agathoklis D. Hatzimanikas wrote:

> I've had a look at the test suite and it looks that sudo and
> gdb can be used also to complete some tests:
> "agent-ptrace.sh" requires gdb
> and "agent-getpeereid.sh" requires sudo to run some tests using an
> unprivileged user (nobody). If sudo is installed then the test command
> should change to:
> SUDO=sudo make tests 2>&1 | tee check.log
> or to run a sed to regress/test-exec.sh to uncomment the variable.
> 
> Perhaps, it will be too much if we put all these in the openssh page, or
> this information should go in the wiki, but at least we should mention the
> dependencies for the test suite.

I'll think about this.  We don't want to go overboard but your comments have merit.

   -- Bruce



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