The MINIX 3 sources include a test suite in
minix/tests. Primarily, it tests POSIX conformance. This page describes how to run the test suite.
Supposing you have cloned the Minix source code in
/usr/src, type at the command prompt (#)
# cd /usr/src/minix/tests # make # make install
and wait until it completes all the compilations. The tests will be installed in
To test the system, type
# cd /usr/tests/minix-posix # ./run
to run the test programs.
Note: the full test set will be performed only when you are root, so you should start the
./run script as root.