QA Team Backlog

Registered by Gema Gomez

This blueprint captures all the ongoing tasks that the Platform QA team is going to be doing during Q, set the focus for the coming 6 months in terms of QA ongoing activities, such as keep running test cases, triaging problems, etc.

Blueprint information

Pete Graner
Gema Gomez
Canonical Platform QA Team
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Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.10
Started by
Gema Gomez
Completed by
Gema Gomez

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It was decided to use python and django for the dashboard, because they are widely used technologies in canonical (easy to maintain).


Work Items

Work items:
[gema] Review dashboard as it grows: DONE
[gema] Make sure the dashboard gets deployed in a public domain: DONE
[joetalbott] Add bootspeed testing to the dashboard: DONE
[joetalbott] Make the dashboard capable of gathering results from utah for smoke testing: DONE
[joetalbott] Make the dashboard capable of gathering results from utah for bootspeed testing: DONE
[jibel] Document who to talk to in case of failures on the daily builds, in the different development teams - DONE
[pwlars] Reorganise existing jobs in two different tabs, smoke testing (current iso testing) and regression testing: POSTPONED
[joetalbott] Decide what technology to use for the QA dashboard: DONE
[joetalbott] Have a first version of the dashboard (framework in place) and have smoke testing working as a first step: DONE
[gema] Design the LTS and Kernel SRU views for the Dashboard: DONE
[gema] Get jenkins results in shape to be able to export them to the dashboard: DONE
[gema] Provide a staging VM in the lab for dashboard development: DONE
[joetalbott] Create a project in launchpad for the dashboard: DONE
[gema] Get all the interested parties involved in the dashboard development: DONE
[gema] Get the QA team to update jenkins with bug information (LP:#123456) in the description, so that bugs can be linked to test runs in the dashboard: DONE
[jibel] Review of boot speed tests and give feedback to max: DONE
[nuclearbob] Fix the quantal bug reports to only show quantal: DONE
[nuclearbob] Fix the bootspeed testing report to show actual results, right now the reporting doesn't match the actual results for some reason: DONE
[pwlars] Change quantal-server minimal jobs to be regression testing, rather than smoke testing (this will need some discussion): POSTPONED
[joetalbott] Add Kernel SRU to the dashboard: DONE
[joetalbott] Add LTS testing to the dashboard: DONE