QA/Test checklist for 4.10 release

Howard Butler hobu at IASTATE.EDU
Tue Aug 15 17:05:18 EDT 2006

I would also add that I would encourage people to check the effects 
of their checkins by forcing a build on the 
buildbot.  <>    Most of the major 
features are included... WMS/WFS, OGR/GDAL, PHP, GEOS, threads.


At 04:01 PM 8/15/2006, Daniel Morissette wrote:
>Dear Dev's,
>For this 4.10 release, I would like to start documenting and 
>organising our QA and testing a little bit. I am sure some of you 
>will have lots of great ideas on how QA and automated testing can be 
>done and I have my own ideas too, but for now all I'm trying to do 
>is have "something" for 4.10: a trace of what has been tested and a 
>kind of assurance that when we release a beta and the final release 
>that a reasonable amount of testing has been done.
>So I have added a "QA/Tests Checklist" to the 4.10 release plan at:
>I think all the information that you need should be in the page and 
>we can discuss this further in the IRC meeting tomorrow.
>I have only included the names of the main developers in the first 
>version of the checklist, but we welcome experienced users to 
>contribute as testers. Just let us know and we'll add your name to the table.
>Once things are running smoothly with this QA/Tests checklist, 
>Normand Savard (our QA guy here) will maintain the checklist and 
>coordinate the tests with all the volounteers for each beta release.
>Now, since 4.10-beta1 is planned for tomorrow, I would invite all 
>developers to perform at least some quick tests on their platform of 
>choice and update the checklist at the URL above before the end of 
>the day tomorrow (Wednesday).
>Daniel Morissette

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