The Joomla! Forum ™






Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 11 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:52 pm 
User avatar
Member of the Month!
Member of the Month!

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:36 pm
Posts: 95
Location: Hoorn, Netherlands
Hi,

The description of the (third) task I claimed:
Quote:
Description
Create a unit test plan that identifies at least 25 specific tests and
expected results that could be used to validate Joomla! v 1.5 development.
The test plan should specifically list each action that would be taken by a
tester and the expected results. A tester should be able to use the
document to verify the accuracy of the Joomla! development.

Possible information resources:
    * Wikipedia Test Case

Skills Needed
    * Good Analytical Skill.
    * Good Open Office Writer and communication skills.

Difficulty
Simple.

Work Product
Easy to follow test plan developed in Open Office Writer.

Licensing
Documentation written for this task must be made available under the
Joomla! Electronic Documentation License.

Extra Credit (Optional)
50 specific tests.

Time Limit
2 weeks.


Task claimed: Tuesday 18th of december 2007
Task due: Monday 31st of december 2007

I'll be gone the 28th of december, so I'll be sure it will be finished before that date.
I'll send in my drafts, not like the translation-tasks with only the completed and checked one.
This is because Joomla! members can help me out better then the tasks in Dutch language I suppose ;)

I looked at the unit test plans which are already finished, so I know approximately what you expect from me.

One question to start off with:
Where can I find that 'Wikipedia Test Case'?

Greetings,
Marieke

_________________
Greetz, Marieke
Joomla! Documentation Working Group | Joomla! Bug Squad Member | Joomla! Development Working Group
1.6 Help Screen Project Leader
Joomla!Community (Dutch Community) Documentation Team leader


Last edited by AmyStephen on Sun Dec 23, 2007 4:58 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Wed Dec 19, 2007 3:06 pm 
Joomla! Champion
Joomla! Champion

Joined: Wed Nov 22, 2006 3:35 pm
Posts: 7056
Location: Nebraska
Marieke -

First of all, thank you for selecting yet another task for the Joomla! community.

The Wikipedia Test Case was a link to an explanation for contestants. But, NONE of our task links copied over into the Google Issue page. We created a page on the wiki with all of the links, but most people (of course) don't know the page is there.  :P

*heavy sigh*

I am pleased you will be interacting with us - it will give us all a chance to get to know one another. You are a very well respected person in the Dutch Joomla! community - time for some International fame and attention!

Please do ask questions as you have them. Sometimes, response time is not very good. For that, I apologize. We are a bit short handed with RC 4 coming out - and so many things going on at one time.

Looking forward to seeing your work!
Amy :)

_________________
http://Twitter.com/AmyStephen
http://www.alltogetherasawhole.org/


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Dec 20, 2007 8:23 pm 
User avatar
Member of the Month!
Member of the Month!

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:36 pm
Posts: 95
Location: Hoorn, Netherlands
Thanks :)

I'm happy with the release of RC4! But I'll not translate the blog about RC4. Someone from the DutchJoomla community already summarized it.
Yesterday a bit busy with testing Dutch translations of RC4 (from DutchJoomla), that's why my response is one day later then expected.

Just completed I think half of the unit test plan. This part is about the 11 buttons at the top right of the article manager. .pdf and .odt files have been added as attachments

Number of actions descriped: 11
Number of sub-actions descriped: 15
Number of child-actions descriped: 2
Total actions descriped: 28


Is this the correct way I describe the different actions?
Do you have any comments? Please let me know :)

Next to follow are the options within the list.

Marieke


You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

_________________
Greetz, Marieke
Joomla! Documentation Working Group | Joomla! Bug Squad Member | Joomla! Development Working Group
1.6 Help Screen Project Leader
Joomla!Community (Dutch Community) Documentation Team leader


Last edited by Marieke92 on Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:36 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2007 2:17 am 
User avatar
Member of the Month!
Member of the Month!

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:36 pm
Posts: 95
Location: Hoorn, Netherlands
I just finished it.
Number of actions described: 22
Number of sub-actions described: 37
Number of child-actions described:   6
Total actions described: 65

Hopefully some one can have a look to it :)

Looking forward to a reply,
Marieke

(.pdf is too big, link = http://www.mariekevandertuin.nl/draft2_ ... anager.pdf )


You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

_________________
Greetz, Marieke
Joomla! Documentation Working Group | Joomla! Bug Squad Member | Joomla! Development Working Group
1.6 Help Screen Project Leader
Joomla!Community (Dutch Community) Documentation Team leader


Last edited by Marieke92 on Sun Dec 23, 2007 2:25 am, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2007 3:39 am 
Joomla! Champion
Joomla! Champion

Joined: Wed Nov 22, 2006 3:35 pm
Posts: 7056
Location: Nebraska
It is very difficult to believe you are 15. You do amazing work! That is a very precise, detailed, easy to follow testing guide.

I accept this task, as complete. I will see if another judge can review this work.

Thank you, again and again, for your contributions to the Joomla! community.
Amy :)

_________________
http://Twitter.com/AmyStephen
http://www.alltogetherasawhole.org/


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2007 8:21 am 
User avatar
Joomla! Exemplar
Joomla! Exemplar

Joined: Thu Aug 18, 2005 8:43 pm
Posts: 7986
Location: New York
Very nice work!


My only real comment is that in the sentences like this:

Note: You will receive errors when you didn't typed in a title for the article, didn't choose a section or didn't enter some text in the text area.

"Typed" should be changed to "type."


Please go ahead and upload to Google.

_________________
So we must fix our vision not merely on the negative expulsion of war, but upon the positive affirmation of peace. MLK 1964.
http://officialjoomlabook.com Get it at http://www.joomla.org/joomla-press-official-books.html Buy a book, support Joomla!.


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2007 1:46 pm 
User avatar
Member of the Month!
Member of the Month!

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:36 pm
Posts: 95
Location: Hoorn, Netherlands
Thanks!! :D :D
And yeah..I'm really 15 years old :)

Stupid silly mistake corrected!

Final version uploaded to Google.
(mmmmm..shall I claim another task.. time enough I think - I think I'll just do it :P)

Marieke

_________________
Greetz, Marieke
Joomla! Documentation Working Group | Joomla! Bug Squad Member | Joomla! Development Working Group
1.6 Help Screen Project Leader
Joomla!Community (Dutch Community) Documentation Team leader


Last edited by Marieke92 on Sun Dec 23, 2007 2:07 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 9:07 am 
User avatar
Joomla! Ace
Joomla! Ace

Joined: Wed Oct 05, 2005 7:25 am
Posts: 1095
Location: Amsterdam
Hi Marieke,

Looking at your work a bit late, but it looks very good. The only thing I would have done is to setup two chapters and number the sections(pargraphs) according to the chapter number.
For instance:

Quote:
Chapter 1 would be: Buttons at the right
The paragraphs would than number: 1.1 Unarchive an article
                                                    1.2 Archive an article
                                                  etc. 

Quote:
Chapter 2 would be: Functions within the list
The paragraphs would than number: 2.1 Filter
                                                  2.2 Sort by Column
                                                  etc.


If you number them through, it looks like all paragraphs belong to the same chapter.

Just a thought taken from writing documents in the past of my career :)

_________________
Joomla Bug Squad

Note: Sending me private messages for personal support, without this been requested, would lead to ignoring any of your posts in future!


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Jan 06, 2008 5:08 am 
User avatar
Joomla! Exemplar
Joomla! Exemplar

Joined: Thu Aug 18, 2005 8:43 pm
Posts: 7986
Location: New York
Tasks to use this testing plan and write a report have been added at google code 157 and 158.

_________________
So we must fix our vision not merely on the negative expulsion of war, but upon the positive affirmation of peace. MLK 1964.
http://officialjoomlabook.com Get it at http://www.joomla.org/joomla-press-official-books.html Buy a book, support Joomla!.


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 1:38 am 
Joomla! Apprentice
Joomla! Apprentice

Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2007 7:33 am
Posts: 20
Marieke,

(I've also PMed this to you)

Congratulations on your excellent test plan, and thankyou for contributing to Joomla! I noticed you've written quite a few unit test plans as part of GHOP :)

I'm doing some research on user-based unit testing in Joomla, and was wondering if I could ask you a couple of questions. My aim is to gather input from people involved in the unit testing and develop an application to assist in the operation of this unit testing.

If you have a spare moment, could you please email me at draicone (at) gmail (dot) com? I'll send you a list of three or four questions, they shouldn't take more than 5 minutes of your time to complete.

Thanks!

Draicone

(Edited to fix a slight mistake in thread)


Last edited by Draicone on Mon Jan 28, 2008 1:41 am, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 1:29 pm 
User avatar
Member of the Month!
Member of the Month!

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:36 pm
Posts: 95
Location: Hoorn, Netherlands
I'm interested in your work! :)
When I'm home I'll send you an e-mail ;)

Marieke

_________________
Greetz, Marieke
Joomla! Documentation Working Group | Joomla! Bug Squad Member | Joomla! Development Working Group
1.6 Help Screen Project Leader
Joomla!Community (Dutch Community) Documentation Team leader


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 11 posts ] 



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group