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This page records Cloud validation testing test results for the Fedora 32 20191122.n.0 nightly compose.

Which tests to run[edit]

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, or for EC2 tests, locate and use an appropriate AMI:

Image aarch64 armhfp ppc64le s390x x86_64
Everything boot Download Download Download Download Download
Workstation live Download Download
Server dvd Download Download Download Download Download
Server boot Download Download Download Download Download
Cloud_Base qcow2 Download Download Download
Cloud_Base raw-xz Download Download Download
Cloud_Base vmdk Download Download Download
Cloud_Base vagrant-libvirt Download
Cloud_Base vagrant-virtualbox Download
KDE live Download
Xfce live Download
Mate live Download
Cinnamon live Download
LXDE live Download
Container_Base docker Download Download Download
Container_Minimal_Base docker Download Download Download Download
Python_Classroom vagrant-libvirt Download
Python_Classroom vagrant-virtualbox Download
Design_suite live Download
Python_Classroom live Download
Silverblue dvd-ostree Download
Workstation raw-xz Download Download
Server raw-xz Download Download
KDE raw-xz Download
Minimal raw-xz Download Download
Xfce raw-xz Download Download
Mate raw-xz Download
LXDE raw-xz Download
Python_Classroom raw-xz Download
LXQt raw-xz Download

x86_64 hvm standard AMIs[edit]

Region AMI ID Direct launch link
ap-northeast-1 ami-0966718c790103109 Launch in EC2
ap-northeast-2 ami-0b70ac0abdefe5551 Launch in EC2
ap-south-1 ami-0548f998009875a55 Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-1 ami-0cb80ca1c9f945896 Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-2 ami-02a19e925838fc8d6 Launch in EC2
ca-central-1 ami-072eb357399966559 Launch in EC2
eu-central-1 ami-009d525faf5ee6bb1 Launch in EC2
eu-west-1 ami-0835d4c79097c3759 Launch in EC2
eu-west-2 ami-0db28052722c341ad Launch in EC2
sa-east-1 ami-0a806c5701aa1b1a7 Launch in EC2
us-east-1 ami-0d1997b15696ba808 Launch in EC2
us-east-2 ami-093ebc5fcab3ab566 Launch in EC2
us-west-1 ami-0c3392da1fa2fa7ee Launch in EC2
us-west-2 ami-0e4ec080794e5f058 Launch in EC2

x86_64 hvm gp2 AMIs[edit]

Region AMI ID Direct launch link
ap-northeast-1 ami-046bb36534622292c Launch in EC2
ap-northeast-2 ami-0bd24014c78ddbed1 Launch in EC2
ap-south-1 ami-0f9806d2833875b44 Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-1 ami-0f404640753d691c9 Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-2 ami-02a6895b773dc85ba Launch in EC2
ca-central-1 ami-011cc740a43dae796 Launch in EC2
eu-central-1 ami-0fed99a392a759856 Launch in EC2
eu-west-1 ami-02c6191835d4439fb Launch in EC2
eu-west-2 ami-01b6a3789fa6f77c0 Launch in EC2
sa-east-1 ami-077fa7bdd953b9781 Launch in EC2
us-east-1 ami-01a65f04a774229a3 Launch in EC2
us-east-2 ami-02a709365539693f0 Launch in EC2
us-west-1 ami-085e50a2dad455ea1 Launch in EC2
us-west-2 ami-04f55767f89c37a8e Launch in EC2

arm64 hvm standard AMIs[edit]

Region AMI ID Direct launch link
ap-northeast-1 ami-0ac99f3e2abc3b877 Launch in EC2
ap-northeast-2 ami-05aab6ce992b39c79 Launch in EC2
ap-south-1 ami-0de7d3121930543ab Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-1 ami-0df343be77fc79c7e Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-2 ami-0dc027129169122ee Launch in EC2
ca-central-1 ami-02fe8f294fe7e6741 Launch in EC2
eu-central-1 ami-0a50bd4487c96edcb Launch in EC2
eu-west-1 ami-04a89a45f76eeaf2c Launch in EC2
eu-west-2 ami-060663cf254d6b08b Launch in EC2
sa-east-1 ami-0b8d801fc7e332a6a Launch in EC2
us-east-1 ami-0dac739a3ab77f671 Launch in EC2
us-east-2 ami-0d33c3fa24f5e6bce Launch in EC2
us-west-1 ami-0759a9ef6cabcc6d9 Launch in EC2
us-west-2 ami-0788bd9434b3c2639 Launch in EC2

arm64 hvm gp2 AMIs[edit]

Region AMI ID Direct launch link
ap-northeast-1 ami-07ed50e896fa811cf Launch in EC2
ap-northeast-2 ami-0c196859396c62625 Launch in EC2
ap-south-1 ami-0b717f386501e173e Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-1 ami-00cb1457ee0a5385e Launch in EC2
ap-southeast-2 ami-08833e106948bf76b Launch in EC2
ca-central-1 ami-0a6fdc8b3166eacb3 Launch in EC2
eu-central-1 ami-015aa64d195334117 Launch in EC2
eu-west-1 ami-06b2e5ead0bd26b42 Launch in EC2
eu-west-2 ami-077bdd54b44723c7f Launch in EC2
sa-east-1 ami-0dce091ec69bfa221 Launch in EC2
us-east-1 ami-059f412a065a05abe Launch in EC2
us-east-2 ami-01b44a03e5f557681 Launch in EC2
us-west-1 ami-0639844db71332d46 Launch in EC2
us-west-2 ami-0c0761e46f7cad2ef Launch in EC2

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.

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.

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.
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 32 Rawhide 20191122.n.0 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_Cloud_Test).
  3. Lastly, update Template:Cloud_test_matrix with the same changes.


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
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
Warning warn rhe
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]

Cloud Provider Setup[edit]

Expand one of the sections below for instructions on getting set up to run these testcases on a specific provider. More information can be found in the Fedora Cloud guide.

Amazon EC2

  1. Get an AWS account (the approval process can take hours)
  2. Make sure that your security group allows for SSH (default tcp port 22)
  3. Log in to the AWS Management Console
  4. Obtain the AMI id of the image you want to test. For officially released images, check If you're doing validation testing, there should be some tables of AMI IDs above; if not, try looking through the messages published by the AMI publisher
  5. Search for and select the desired AMI on the IMAGES/AMIs section of the EC2 console
  6. Launch an instance with the AMI under test

Amazon provided this information on various instance types that may be useful to test, in August 2019. Note that you can use 750 hours per month on a t2.micro instance (which is Xen-based) for free for the first year; other instance types, and t2.micro after the first year, cost money. To avoid costs, you can contact the the Infrastructure team and request access to Fedora's AWS account for testing purposes, per this SOP.

x86 platforms

  • Xen domU with only PV interfaces (e.g., M3 instances)
  • Xen domU with Intel 82599 virtual functions for Enhanced Networking (e.g., C3 instances running in a VPC)
  • Xen domU with Enhanced Networking Adapter (e.g., R4 instances)
  • Xen domU with NVMe local instance storage (e.g., virtualized I3 instances)
  • Xen domU with more than 32 vCPUs (e.g., c4.8xlarge)
  • Xen domU with four NUMA nodes (e.g., x1.32xlarge)
  • Xen domU with maximum RAM available in EC2 (x1e.32xlarge)
  • KVM guest with consistent performance (e.g., c5.large)
  • KVM guest with burstable performance (e.g., t3.large)
  • KVM guest with local NVMe storage (e.g., c5d.large)
  • KVM guest with 100 Gbps networking and Elastic Fabric Adapter (c5n.18xlarge)
  • KVM guest on AMD processors (e.g., m5a.large)
  • KVM guest on AMD processors with maximum NUMA nodes (e.g., m5a.24xlarge)
  • Bare metal Broadwell (i3.metal)
  • Bare metal Skylake (m5.metal)
  • Bare metal Cascade Lake (c5.metal)

Arm platforms

  • KVM guest on Arm with 1 CPU cluster (a1.xlarge)
  • KVM guest on Arm with 2 CPU clusters (a1.2xlarge)
  • KVM guest on Arm with 4 CPU clusters (a1.4xlarge)


  1. Use your own OpenStack deployment
  2. Provide or create an SSH keypair
  3. Make sure that your security group allows for SSH (default tcp port 22)
  4. Log in to the Horizon dashboard
  5. Find the image URL at or as provided in release candidate documents.
  6. Add the image to OpenStack, either using the OpenStack web dashboard (see step 4 here) or with glance image-create --name "Fedora version" --disk-format qcow2 --container-format bare --is-public true --copy-from url
  7. Launch the instance (in the dashboard, under the "Images" heading, click the "Launch" button for the appropriate image

Testcloud Local

  1. See Local Test Cloud Installation Guide for instructions on installing and running a testcloud virtual instance.
  2. Once SSH'ed into the virtual cloud instance, you can perform the tests below. NOTE: testcloud will work with both Fedora Cloud and Atomic images.


Milestone Test Case Local EC2 (KVM) EC2 (Xen) Openstack
Basic QA:Testcase_base_startup
Basic QA:Testcase_base_system_logging
Final QA:Testcase_base_services_start
Final QA:Testcase_base_selinux
Final QA:Testcase_base_service_manipulation


Milestone Test Case Local EC2 (KVM) Openstack
Basic QA:Testcase_base_startup
Basic QA:Testcase_base_system_logging
Final QA:Testcase_base_services_start
Final QA:Testcase_base_selinux
Final QA:Testcase_base_service_manipulation