On 5/3/05, Vincent Foley <vfoley / gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> 
> I'm writing a small LiveJournal client, and I have a question for the
> unit tests: how do I "manage" the password?  To make sure that my login
> method works well, I must provide the password in the test file, but
> I'm not sure I'm quite comfortable with distributing my tests with that
> password.  Does anyone have any experience in dealing with things like
> this?  Do I just not distribute the tests?
> 

You might try contacting LiveJournal to see if they have a test account, or 
if they would be willing to create one.  Another option might be to read the 
password in from a non-distributed file (just make sure you document how it 
works so that other testers aren't suprised.).

> 


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thanks,
-pate
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