[Libreoffice-qa] Creating test cases for Litmus server

Petr Mladek pmladek at suse.cz
Mon Nov 7 02:54:36 PST 2011

Rimas Kudelis píše v So 05. 11. 2011 v 09:55 +0200:
> 2011.11.04 08:56, Yifan Jiang rašė:
> > On Thu, Nov 03, 2011 at 05:32:03PM +0100, Petr Mladek wrote:
> >> On Wed, 2011-11-02 at 14:32 +0800, Yifan Jiang wrote:
> >>> IMHO we may make the access more open at least with the problems resolved:
> >>>
> >>>     1. At the moment, the only user group can edit testcases is the
> >>>     Litmus Super Admin, which has an access to manage everything including
> >>>     other people's account. AFAIK, we had a particular Test run Admin group
> >>>     designed for test case editing but it didn't work properly currently :(
> Well, it's obvious that we need more groups than folks from Mozilla did.
> I'm not sure though whether or not it's hard to implement (without
> knowing Perl). I guess it shouldn't be. I can promise to look at it, but
> I'm afraid I'm slowly drowning in my promises, and that's not good. So
> I'll take a look at it, but no deadlines please. :)

Do not worry. Everyone has more tasks that she is able to finish. We
really appreciate your work. Do what your are able to do. If it gets too
annoying, I am sure that someone else could step in and help with the
perl stuff.

> >>>     2. I am not quite sure if we have a backup/version control in
> >>>     Litmus, so it would be better to update/remove cases with cautious.
> No, I don't think there's any internal backup or version control
> mechanism in Litmus. However, the server admins have set up daily
> backups of the machine Litmus runs on, and that includes databases, so
> we do have external backups I think.

Sounds promising. We should be on the safe side than.

Best Regards,

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