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No longer current
The compose for which this page contains results is no longer the current one. This page contains the results for the current compose.
This page records Installation validation testing test results for the Fedora 23 Final RC10 compose.

Which tests to run[edit]

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Test coverage page
This page provides information about test coverage for the tests on this page across all the composes for the current release: it can help you see which test cases most need to be run.

Tests with a Milestone of Alpha, Beta or Final are the most important. Optional tests are less so, but still useful to run. The milestone indicates that for that milestone release or a later one to be approved for release, the test must have been run against the release candidate build (so at Beta, all Alpha and Beta tests must have been run, for instance). However, it is important to run the tests for all milestones as early and often as possible. Please refer to the test coverage page linked above and try to find and run tests which have not been run at all, or not run recently, for the current release.

How to test[edit]

1. Download one or more media for testing:

Image armhfp i386 x86_64
workstation netinst Download Download
workstation boot Download Download
workstation live Download Download
server netinst Download Download
server dvd Download Download
server boot Download Download
cloud_atomic vagrant virtualbox Download
cloud boot Download Download
cloud vagrant virtualbox Download
cloud disk qcow Download Download
cloud_atomic vagrant libvirt Download
cloud_atomic boot Download
cloud_atomic canned Download
cloud_atomic disk qcow Download
cloud docker Download
cloud_atomic disk raw Download
cloud vagrant libvirt Download
cloud disk raw Download Download
cloud netinst Download Download
kde live Download Download
xfce live Download Download
soas live Download Download
mate live Download Download
cinnamon live Download Download
lxde live Download Download
games live Download Download
scientific_kde live Download Download
design_suite live Download Download
robotics live Download Download
security live Download Download
workstation disk raw Download
server disk raw Download
kde disk raw Download
minimal disk raw Download
xfce disk raw Download
soas disk raw Download
mate disk raw Download
lxde disk raw Download

2. Perform one or more of the test cases and add your results to the table below

  • You can submit results by editing the page directly, or by using relval, with the relval report-results command. It provides a simple text interface for reporting test results.

3. If a test fails, file a bug report. You may propose the bug as a release blocker or freeze exception bug for the appropriate release - see blocker bug process and freeze exception bug process.

Some tests must be run against particular Products or images - for example, the #Default boot and install tests. If no particular product or image is specified either in this page or the test case page, you can use any appropriate image. For example, you can run most of the #General Tests with the Workstation live image, or either of the Server install images.

Delta_ISOs for Server offline installer images are available here. If you have the Server offline install image for the previous TC/RC (or in the case of Alpha TC1, the previous stable release), you can generate the current install image with greatly reduced download size.

If you notice a problem during a test which does not constitute a complete failure of the test, you should still file a bug report, but it may not be appropriate to propose it as a release blocker bug. Use your judgment in deciding this, with reference to the Fedora_Release_Criteria, which these tests are intended to verify. If you are unsure, err on the side of proposing the bug as a blocker.

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Don't install updates
Don't install updates before performing any of the tests, as when you are testing pre-releases, available updates are not part of the proposed released package set.
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Virtual machine testing
In most cases, testing in a virtual machine is OK. You can test UEFI (including SecureBoot) in VMs as well.

Results summary page[edit]

The Test Results:Fedora 23 Final RC10 Summary page contains the results from this page and all the other validation pages for the same compose listed together to provide an overview.

Add, Modify or Remove a Test Case[edit]

  1. Please request review for your changes by publishing your test case for review to the test mailing list and/or the appropriate working group mailing list (e.g. server, cloud, or desktop).
  2. Once reviewed, make your changes to any current documents that use the template (e.g. Test_Results:Current_Installation_Test).
  3. Lastly, update Template:Installation_test_matrix with the same changes.

Key[edit]

See the table below for a sample format for test results. All test results are posted using the result template.


Test Result Explanation Code Entered
none
Untested - This test has not been run, and is available for anyone to contribute feedback. {{result|none}}
Pass pass robatino
Passed - The test has been run and the tester determine the test met the expected results {{result|pass|robatino}}
Inprogress inprogress adamwill
Inprogress - An inprogress result is often used for tests that take a long time to execute. Inprogress results should be temporary and change to pass, fail or warn. {{result|inprogress|adamwill}}
Fail fail jlaska [1] [2]
Failed - Indicates a failed test. A link to a bug must be provided. See Template:Result for details on providing bug information.
  1. RHBZ #XYZ
  2. RHBZ #ZXY
{{result|fail|jlaska|XYZ|ZXY}}
Warning warn rhe
[1]
Warning - This test completed and met the expected results of the test, but other issues were encountered during testing that warrant attention.
  1. Brief description about the warning status
{{result|warn|rhe}} <ref>Brief description about the warning status</ref>
Pass pass hongqing
Warning warn kparal
Multiple results - More people can easily provide results to a single test case. {{result|pass|hongqing}} {{result|warn|kparal}}
Pass pass previous <build> run
Result from previous test run - This test result is directly moved from the test run of previous <build>. {{result|pass|previous <build> run}}
Unsupported - An unsupported test or configuration. No testing is required.

Test Matrix[edit]

Please click [show] in each table to view the tests of each media installation, and click [edit] to post your test results using the syntax in Key Section.

Image sanity[edit]

Milestone Test Case Server Workstation Spins ARM disks Cloud
Alpha / Final QA:Testcase_Mediakit_Checksums
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass robatino
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass robatino
Pass pass robatino
Pass pass robatino
Pass pass robatino
Beta QA:Testcase_Mediakit_ISO_Size
Bot Pass pass adamwill
Bot Pass pass adamwill
Bot Fail fail adamwill
[1][2][3]
Bot Pass pass adamwill
Alpha QA:Testcase_Mediakit_Repoclosure
Pass pass kparal
Alpha QA:Testcase_Mediakit_FileConflicts
Pass pass kparal
  1. lxde live image for i386, size 1010827264, max 734003200
  2. lxde live image for x86_64, size 877658112, max 734003200
  3. design_suite live image for i386, size 2008023040, max 2000000000

Default boot and install[edit]

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Bare metal testing required
Running these tests in a virtualized environment is valuable, but the test must pass on bare metal using a physical install medium for each release-blocking image in each test environment at least for the final release candidate image (i.e. the released image) for each milestone.
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Single test table
In all of these tests, the test case used is QA:Testcase_Boot_default_install. That is where the links point. The same test needs to be run for multiple images and target platforms. Note that the non-installer-based ARM disk images are covered by the later #ARM disk images section.
Milestone Image i386 x86_64 UEFI
Alpha Workstation live
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass adamwill
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass adamwill
Pass pass pschindl
[1]
Bot Pass pass coconut
Alpha Workstation netinst
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass pschindl
Pass pass pschindl
Alpha Server netinst
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Alpha Server offline
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
[2]
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
[3]
Pass pass pschindl
[4]
Alpha KDE live
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass pschindl
[5]
Pass pass adamwill
Pass pass adamwill
Optional Xfce live
none
none
none
Optional LXDE live
none
none
none
Optional MATE live
none
none
none
Optional Cinnamon live
none
none
none
Optional SoaS live
none
none
none
  1. burned on dvd
  2. dd to usb
  3. dd to usb
  4. burned to dvd
  5. burned to dvd

ARM disk images[edit]

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Single test table
In all of these tests, the test case used is QA:Testcase_arm_image_deployment. That is where the links point. The same test needs to be run for multiple images and target platforms.
Milestone Image Ext boot
Alpha Minimal
Pass pass pwhalen
Alpha Xfce
Pass pass pwhalen
Optional KDE
Pass pass pwhalen
Optional Desktop
Pass pass pwhalen
Optional LXDE
Pass pass pwhalen
Optional MATE
Pass pass pwhalen
Optional SoaS
Fail fail pwhalen
[1]
  1. booted to login, not i-s

PXE boot[edit]

Milestone Test Case i386 x86_64 ARM
Beta QA:Testcase_Boot_Methods_Pxeboot
Pass pass jsedlak
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pwhalen

USB media[edit]

Milestone Test Case i386 x86_64 UEFI
Alpha QA:Testcase_USB_stick_Live LiveUSB-creator
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC9 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Alpha QA:Testcase_USB_stick_Live Live-ISO-to-Disk
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Alpha QA:Testcase_USB_stick_Live_dd
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass adamwill
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Alpha QA:Testcase_USB_stick_DVD Live-ISO-to-Disk
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Alpha QA:Testcase_USB_stick_DVD_dd
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pschindl
Pass pass pschindl

Virtualization[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] BIOS x86 UEFI ARM
Beta QA:Testcase_Install_to_Previous_KVM
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pschindl
Warning warn previous RC6 run
[2]
none
Beta QA:Testcase_Install_to_Current_KVM
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC3 run
none
Final QA:Testcase_Boot_Methods_Xen_Para_Virt
Pass pass previous RC3 run
none
none
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'
  2. openQA's UEFI stuff has issues

Storage devices[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] ARM
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_to_SATA
Pass pass pschindl
Pass pass kparal
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pwhalen
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_to_PATA
Bot Pass pass coconut
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_to_SCSI
Bot Pass pass coconut
none
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_to_SAS
none
Beta QA:Testcase_install_to_firmware_RAID
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Beta QA:Testcase_install_to_hardware_RAID
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Beta QA:Testcase_install_to_VirtIO
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Bot Pass pass jsedlak
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pwhalen
Final QA:Testcase_install_to_iSCSI_no_authentication
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Final QA:Testcase_install_to_FCoE_target
none
Optional QA:Testcase_install_to_multipath
none
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'

Guided storage configuration[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] BIOS x86 UEFI ARM
Alpha QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_empty
Pass pass pschindl
Pass pass kparal
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass jsedlak
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pwhalen
Alpha QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_delete_all
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pwhalen
Alpha QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_multi_select
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_delete_partial
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_free_space
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_encrypted
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pwhalen
Beta QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_multi_empty_all
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Bot Pass pass coconut
Bot Pass pass coconut
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'

Guided storage shrinking[edit]

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Environments
For this test, the column headings refer to the storage volume type to be shrunk, not the one chosen to replace it for the new installation.
Milestone Test Case ext4 NTFS
Final QA:Testcase_partitioning_guided_shrink
Bot Pass pass coconut
Bot Pass pass coconut

Custom storage configuration[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] BIOS x86 UEFI ARM
Beta QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_software_RAID
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Final QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_btrfs
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Final QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_lvmthin
Pass pass lnie
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Final QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_standard_partition_ext3
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pwhalen
Final QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_standard_partition_xfs
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Optional QA:Testcase_partitioning_custom_no_swap
Pass pass lnie
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pwhalen
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'

User interface[edit]

Milestone Test Case Result
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_Graphical
Pass pass adamwill
Pass pass pschindl
Pass pass kparal
Bot Pass pass coconut
Bot Pass pass jsedlak
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_Text
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_VNC
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pwhalen
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_VNC_Vncconnect
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Milestone Test Case x86[1] BIOS x86 UEFI
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_Basic_Video_Driver
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Milestone Test Case x86 ARM
Beta QA:Testcase_Anaconda_User_Interface_serial_console
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'

Installation repositories[edit]

Milestone Test Case Result
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_repository_Mirrorlist_graphical
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_repository_HTTP/FTP_graphical
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Alpha QA:Testcase_install_repository_HTTP/FTP_variation
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_install_repository_NFS_graphical
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Beta QA:Testcase_install_repository_NFS_variation
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Final QA:Testcase_install_repository_NFSISO_variation
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Final QA:Testcase_install_repository_Hard_drive_variation
Pass pass previous RC3 run

Package sets[edit]

Milestone Test Case i386 x86_64
Beta QA:Testcase_Package_Sets_Minimal_Package_Install
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass coconut
Optional QA:Testcase_Package_Sets_KDE_Package_Install
none
Pass pass pschindl
Bot Pass pass jsedlak

Kickstart[edit]

Milestone Test Case Result
Alpha QA:Testcase_kickstart_user_creation
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_Kickstart_Http_Server_Ks_Cfg
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_Kickstart_File_Path_Ks_Cfg
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Beta QA:Testcase_Kickstart_Hd_Device_Path_Ks_Cfg
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Bot Pass pass coconut
Beta QA:Testcase_Kickstart_Nfs_Server_Path_Ks_Cfg
Pass pass previous RC6 run

Upgrade[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] BIOS x86 UEFI ARM
Beta QA:Testcase_upgrade_dnf_previous_workstation
Pass pass kparal
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Beta QA:Testcase_upgrade_dnf_previous_server
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
none
Beta QA:Testcase_upgrade_dnf_previous_kde
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
none
Beta QA:Testcase_upgrade_dnf_previous_minimal
Pass pass jsedlak
Bot Pass pass coconut
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass pwhalen
Beta QA:Testcase_upgrade_dnf_previous_workstation_encrypted
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass previous RC6 run
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'

Internationalization and Localization[edit]

Milestone Test Case Result
Final QA:Testcase_Arabic_Language_Install
Pass pass adamwill
Final QA:Testcase_Asian_Language_Install
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Final QA:Testcase_Cyrillic_Language_Install
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Final QA:Testcase_Non-English_European_Language_Install
Warning warn previous RC6 run [1]
Bot Pass pass coconut
Optional QA:Testcase_i18n_default_fonts
none
  1. RHBZ #1276278

Miscellaneous[edit]

Milestone Test Case x86[1] ARM
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_user_creation
Pass pass pschindl
[2]
Pass pass adamwill
Pass pass kparal
Bot Pass pass coconut
Bot Pass pass jsedlak
Pass pass previous RC6 run
Pass pass adamwill
Milestone Test Case Result
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_save_traceback_to_bugzilla (GUI mode)
Pass pass lnie
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_save_traceback_to_bugzilla (text mode)
Pass pass lnie
Alpha QA:Testcase_Anaconda_updates.img_via_URL
Pass pass lnie
Bot Pass pass coconut
Final QA:Testcase_Anaconda_updates.img_via_installation_source
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Final QA:Testcase_Anaconda_updates.img_via_local_media
Pass pass jsedlak
Bot Pass pass coconut
Optional QA:Testcase_Anaconda_traceback_debug_mode (GUI mode)
none
Optional QA:Testcase_Anaconda_traceback_debug_mode (text mode)
none
Milestone Test Case x86 BIOS x86 UEFI
Beta QA:Testcase_Anaconda_rescue_mode
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Final QA:Testcase_dualboot_with_windows
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Final QA:Testcase_dualboot_with_OSX
Pass pass previous RC3 run
Optional QA:Testcase_Install_Image_Boot_Local
Pass pass kparal
Optional QA:Testcase_Memtest86
Pass pass kparal
[3]
Warning warn kparal
[4]
  1. 'x86' means 'x86_64 or i386'
  2. user creation works on both server and workstation
  3. bare metal
  4. only fail-safe mode works in a VM