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This document describes the tests that will be created and used to verify the installation of Fedora 12.

The goals of this plan are to:

  • Organize the test effort
  • Communicate the planned tests to all relevant stake-holders for their input and approval
  • Serve as a base for the test planning for future Fedora 12 releases

Test Strategy

Fedora QA project organizes testing of software as it is released into Rawhide, updates-testing, or as it appears in a supported public release.We announce the test day:QA/Test_Days/F12 in fedora-test-list and organize

New features of Fedora 12

Need confirmation on the following list of features for Fedora 12

The following list of features was obtained from Anaconda/Features. Test plans for these features will be designed/developed on each feature page.


  • The Fedora 12 release schedule is available at Releases/12/Schedule
  • Each major milestone will demand a full regression run (Alpha, Beta, Preview Release)

Community Testing

The Fedora 12 test day is available at QA/Test_Days/F12

Test Environment/Configs

For Fedora 12, we will execute test cases on these hardware platforms:

  • i386
  • ppc
  • x86_64

Test Cases/Priority

  • Test cases for Fedora 12 ,please refer to QA:Fedora_12_Install_Results_Template#Test_Areas
  • This test plan will use priority of 3 level for test cases
    • level 1 is intended to verify that installation is possible on common hardware using common use cases.
    • level 2 takes a step further to include more use cases.
    • level 3 captures the remaining identified use cases

Reporting Bugs and Debugging Problems


If you want to participate test day of Fedora 12,you can get help from any of these ways: