"test" credit card numbers (was: [ic] new tutorial problem?)
Sun, 14 Jan 2001 20:05:48 -0700
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 10:30:26AM +0800, msquared wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 02:38:24PM -0500, Jeff Dafoe wrote:
> > I think it may have been that the credit card number was
> > failing the mod-whatever check
> That reminds me. How can I generate credit card numbers that the demo(s)
> think are valid, so that I can play around with the demo a bit more, and
> go through the entire process of checking out and such?
The Business::CreditCard perl module will let you enter the first portion
of a number and then generate a checksum for you, reading the source you
can even see what the first numbers should be to represent different issuers.
I usually just use 1234 1234 1234 1238, which is easy to remember and has
a valid checksum.
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