Testcase Bugs and the trackers

Elfy ub.untu at btinternet.com
Thu May 8 20:46:34 UTC 2014

On 05/05/14 09:43, Elfy wrote:
> Please do not report bugs with testcases against whatever package or 
> image you are testing on either the package or iso tracker.
> Report the testcase bug at 
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu-manual-tests/+filebug
> Make sure to note the testcase number in the report - you'll find that 
> at the top of testcases (eg. 
> http://packages.qa.ubuntu.com/qatracker/testcases/1575/info ) and 
> please also include the version of the package that you are testing 
> against.
> Testcase bugs should not be made against the package that's being 
> tested - we had a few of those last cycle - it get's confusing :)
> When you do report a testcase bug - please go to the bottom of the 
> page after filling in the details, in Extra Options and tag it with 
> xubuntu.
> We are currently working our way through the testcases checking that 
> instructions relate to the currently available apps.
> Thanks
> Elfy
This might perhaps be worded a bit vaguely.

Imagine you are running a test for mousepad

If the testcase for mousepad calls it leafpad - that is a testcase bug

If the testcase asks you to do something with mousepad that doesn't work 
- that is a mousepad bug.


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