Diameter Tasks - Installing, Loading And Using Custom Tasks

Installation Instructions

The tasks is provided as PureLoad/PureTest custom tasks. This means that the tasks should be installed into the extensions directory.

Install by extracing the distribution tar or zip file info <install-dir>/extensions, (where <install-dir> is where you have installed PureLoad/PureTest)

Installing Support for SCTP

SCTP is supported on Linux only and is based on the Linux kernel built-is support. In addition the Linux user space library for SCTP (libsctp) is required. How to install libsctp depends on the Linux distribution used:

Loading And Using Custom Tasks

The tasks is delivered as PureLoad custom tasks, meaning that they are not included by default in the list of standard tasks. Custom task can be loaded into PureLoad/PureTest in one of two ways:

  1. Loading a PLC-file that includes the custom task types.
  2. Using the Task Types sub tab of the scenario editor and choose "Tasks->Load All Custom Tasks".

The recommended way to get started is to load any of the provided example PLC files found in the <install-dir>/extensions/test/diameter directory. Note that the examples are not complete, and is only provide to get you started.

When a PLC-file is saved, make sure to include the option "Task Types" so that the task types for all custom tasks is saved.