Month: September 2006

First Open Source project

I have got an OSS project, PySystemManager, approved on SourceForge. This project will adopt client/server methodology and will have an agent running on the client machines & a controller that can remotely discover all the clients. This project intends to provide following functionality Provide a test automation framework Quality engineers can use this tool to automate their test efforts across various clients. They will have an option to add test scripts to the controller and execute these scripts remotely by sending the information to client agent. All test result logging will be handled by the client agent and the results will be stored at the controller Provide APIs to use logging methods in test scripts so that the controller will have a better idea of test status For System administrators to remotely execute binary files / scripts to perform system maintenance tasks on a large number of client machines at the same time This is the kind of tool I always wanted in my previous job as a system administrator and as weel as in …