QA/test env

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Configure one machine as testing machine for openoffice

  • Disable screen saver and computer sleeping
  • Disable firewall
  • Set system locale to English
  • It's important to have the keyboard in en-US too
  • Display color depth should be 24-bit or above and disable color calibration.
Tip.png Mac OS X

Open "System Preferences->Displays->Color". Choose ”Generic RGB Profile“.


  • Disable OS crash/error reporting
Tip.png Mac OS X

Run command to disable:

defaults write com.apple.CrashReporter DialogType none

Run command to enable:

defaults write com.apple.CrashReporter DialogType prompt
Tip.png Windows 7

Open Control Panel->Administrative Tools->Services. Disable "Windows Error Reporting Service".

Tip.png Windows XP

Right click "My Computer", select "Properties->Advanced->Error Reporting". Disable "Disable error reporting".

  • Install JRE 1.6+

Automatically run testing on daily build

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