Quality Assurance (QA): Test our release packages. Install them from scratch, try updates from previous versions, make sure everything is working, check if the upgrader works along the different (Repo)-Versions.
The chain breaks at the weakest link.
Setup a local Test Server [link2] Tools
Test new patches – try them out and see what breaks
Do performance tests – compare versions & settings
Do security audits
Do localization checks
Check standards / spec compliance – SQL, XML, APIs, ...
WAVE – Online accessibility validator [link14]
http://www.webpagetest.org/ – Test a website's performance
W3C Internationalization Checker [link16]
https://github.com/mozilla/readability – test with firefox reading mode
Test integration – does the new version work with all scripts & dbs?
check error logs
debug' in secondary config to
set PHP_ERROR_REPORTING in config/constants.php
define('PHP_ERROR_REPORTING', 5); // PHP error reporting: 0 - off, 6 - all
(1.9 MiB) wacko.r6.0.rc1.zip [link17]
Please download the program, take it for a test-drive and tell us what you think.
BETA versions are always for testing purposes only.
( wacko.tar.gz [link18] see Repository [link19])
Keep in mind, that this is still an alpha version – so be advised to not use it for production data!