Improving the testing experience for contributors
Let's talk about the user experience for a contributor to ubuntu quality. How can we improve on the overall testing experience?
What does the feedback loop look like for someone who submits a test result?
What does the feedback loop look like for someone who submits a testcase? (via, https:/
It's hard to file bugs
how can we know if we found a duplicate or not?
duplicates of private bugs
people don't realise that they need to report results and bugs on the iso tracker.
way to give visibility to
better show duplicate bugs inside qatracker
Generate list of bugs filed by the team?
intend to follow-up and confirm them?
why don't people report things via the tracker?
difficult if machine isn't working so well
add the 'contribute an manual|automatic testcase' to the ubuntu accomplishment system
offline bug reporting
reporitng a bug from a broken machine
reporting a bug from a vm
which package to file a bug against
Work items for ubuntu-13.07:
[nskaggs] Investigate generating a filtered buglist for use on the tracker (maybe use only team bugs, only recent bugs, only "common" bugs, only high heat bugs, etc): POSTPONED
Work items for ubuntu-13.06:
[nskaggs] publicize resources availible (blog, mailing list, etc): DONE
[nskaggs] Look at adding the help links/docs to the tracker: DONE
[nskaggs] Hold classroom session on searching and filing bugs: DONE
[nskaggs] colloborate with bug squad on bug reporting for the list below -- do docs exist, can we add to or make them availible to everyone on the QA team -- offline bug reporting, reporitng a bug from a broken machine, reporting a bug from a vm, which package to file a bug against: DONE
[nskaggs] send out survey on qatracker usage; do you test, do you use it, why or why not?: DONE
[phillw] add an extra classroom sesssion for using guestfish to pull files from a KVM virtual machine.: INPROGRESS
[phillw] hold the revised classroom sessions on KVM and Virtual Box to feed into testdrive.: INPROGRESS
[chilicuil] add the 'contribute an manual|automatic testcase' to the ubuntu accomplishment system: DONE
[philipballew] add the 'contribute an manual|automatic testcase' to the ubuntu accomplishment system: TODO
* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.