[ic] Interchange 5/6 demo testing environment
jon at endpoint.com
Wed Nov 6 17:48:27 UTC 2013
On Wed, 6 Nov 2013, Sam Batschelet wrote:
> I came up with an idea for creating an interchange demo testing
> environment using camps (devcamps.org) wanted to see if people felt it
> would be useful. The problem I see is it is generally complicated to
> test multiple versions of Interchange with multiple versions of Perl.
> This problem was brought to light again yesterday as a community member
> posted what appears to be an issue with Safe in the 5.8 branch. Also
> with Josh's new strap template we have multiple demos that need
> monitoring. I have been working on utilizing Carton and Perlbrew most
> recently Plenv after introduction from Richard Templet. These scripts
> along with camps could create a really interesting testing application.
> Without getting into a long drawn out email here is how it would work.
> To visually test a demo of interchange you would first select a perl
> version followed by an interchange version i.e.
> testing.com/perl-5.14.3/ic-5.7.6/. Nginx using fastcgi would manage the
> routes under the hood. On the server side plenv and carton would manage
> perl and the module dependencies.
> Most of this I already have working besides the carton management script
> which I planned to build anyways for IC6 testing. This would take a bit
> of time to get going and I am getting pretty swamped but if this
> interests enough people I can start playing with it.
That sounds really useful, Sam.
End Point Corporation
More information about the interchange-users