Checking Eggplant ready from remote machine
I have been executing Eggplant commands non-interactively with plink through its command-line interface from a remote Windows machine. The purpose of this is to enable Eggplant test scripts to be run from Test Director.
Any users out there using Test Director to drive Eggplant tests?
One of the TD API methods that I am trying to satisfy is called 'is_host_ready' and its purpose in life is to ask a TD remote agent to check that a designated testing host (Eggplant in my case) is available and ready to roll.
I am looking for practical suggestions as to how to flesh out this method. I am not fluent with Unix scripting but if that's the way...