Thursday, November 3, 2011

trac - installing XMLRPC plugin required for testlink integration

In order for testlink to work with trac, we must install the xmrpc plugin for testlink
To install this plugin

1- Follow the download instructions download the plugin from http://trac-hacks.org/wiki/XmlRpcPlugin
2- Open the command line, go to python directory\scripts
3- Run the command

$ easy_install -Z -U /path/to/unpacked/download/version 

I used the path to the trunc folder inside the downloaded plugin

4- Search for trac.ini files and update with the below

[components] 
tracrpc.* = enabled 

5- Test the install by visiting http://server-name/trac/project-name/xmlrpc, you should see a wiki page with the protocol usage with trac