[Libreoffice-qa] Moztrap: relation between version/runs/cases

Sophie gautier.sophie at gmail.com
Fri Dec 20 04:18:47 PST 2013

Hi Yifan,
Le 19/12/2013 10:56, Yifan Jiang a écrit :
> Hi Sophie,
> A direct guess of mine is the new test cases not included in a test
> suite, which is the only way to get test cases in a test run.

Your guess is right, I missed this step, I thought once added the P3
tag, it goes in the series.
> That is to say, when a test run is being created, selecting
> corresponding test suite wrapping those cases is the only method for
> us to select wanted test cases. So before the test run is created, the
> target test cases should be there in a test suite. This is actually a
> way I don't really like :(

ok, I understand.
> So when creating a brand new test case, there's chance to select
> which test suite should it be in:
>     http://manual-test.libreoffice.org/manage/case/add/

ok, I see my mistake here
> Unfortunately the UI seems not there when editing an existed case. In
> this situation, we need to edit the test suite in:
>     http://manual-test.libreoffice.org/manage/suites/
> and edit P3 test suite here:
>     http://manual-test.libreoffice.org/manage/suite/12/
> in the page, the "p3" tag search in the left hand side panel is usable
> to get the "wizard" specific cases.

ok, thanks a lot, I see now how I can correct my mistake :)
> In addition, updating the test suite does not update test run on the
> fly, we need to recreate a test run after doing proper test suite set
> up.

ah ok, noted.
> It seems we are having much more fun with Moztrap, my further comments
> as below. Cheers :)
> Best wishes,
> Yifan
> On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 11:51:21AM +0100, Sophie Gautier wrote:
>> Hi Yi Fan, all
>> I need some help to understand the relation between test cases, run,
>> versions.
>> - when I create a new Version (LibreOffice 4.2.0), I indicate that test
>> cases are based on LibreOffice 0
> Yes, that's right.
>> - then I've created 4.2.0 beta2 and 4.2.0RC1 runs always based on
>> LibreOffice 0 test cases
> When you created test runs, the cases in them are based on test suites
> in the version. So in this scenario, the runs should have been based
> on "Libreoffice 4.2.0 Version+Selected test suites"

Yes, I see the difference, thanks
>> The problem I encounter currently is that if I modify test cases or
>> create new one on LibreOffice 0, they are not updated to the new run I
>> will create for this version.
>> Before creating 4.0.2 RC1 run, I've added two new test cases to check
>> wizards feature in Writer, but they don't appear in this run. It seems
>> that the test cases appear only if I create a new Version. Or may be
>> there is something wrong that I'm doing? I've tried several time without
>> finding a solution.
> Ditto :)
>> May be I can delete the actual LibreOffice 4.2.0 version and recreate
>> it, but what would happen to the existing 4.2.0 beta2 run?
> It doesn't help if test cases are not in a test suite :)

Yes, thank you very much for your help. I think I've understand the
whole process now.


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