Testing, Benchmarking, and Certification.
I'm hoping to renew the effort to collect test data, toward the goal of
creating validation suites and the like.
If you have data to share, please post a note to www-talk.
HTML 2.0 document and user agent testing
HTML document validation services, plus browser testing and collaborative
development of HTML test suites.
Alex Lian is working on a deja-gnu based framework for testing the WWW
common code library. He's done quite a bit with URL parsing testing.
-- FTP sound and graphics.
A testing organization, interested in web server performance testing. Contact:
Prasad.Wagle@eng.sun.com (Prasad Wagle) regarding SPEC bechmarks
performance project at SGI
Web Servers Comparison
Version 3.0, September 1995 by Paul E. Hoffman
Full HTTP protocol
control test data
"info" server and all servers running httpd 2.0 or after can handle
HTTP1.0 to some degree. Here are some things for testing clients with full
directory The server guideThe server guide in postscript
The server guide in plain
document -- should deliver as postscript if you can handle it, otherwise
cutting scanned at various resolutions and held in various representations.
ExecutablesAn executable file. Set your browser to run documents of type
application/x-csh locally and run this
. A suitable rule file for your client is here
. Binary filesCheck out pub/www/src
for some compressed tar files. Searching databases
HEPdata is a database which should work. a search
. NNTP protocolA newsgroup
-- also, follow a link from it to any article. BAD URLSTry these out --
marc referred to them as crashing a pre-2.0 Mosaic. to it's worth testing
your browser on them: ://cbl.leeds.ac.uk/
postscript file by FTP
illustrator file (.ai, treat as postscript)
Direct WAIS access
This is only available with WWW library 2.05 and above compiled with the
WAIS option, or with any library running with environment variable WWW_wais_GATEWAY
set to wais://
CNIDR directory of servers
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