Fedora 23 Branched 20151009 compose check report

Kalev Lember kalevlember at gmail.com
Fri Oct 9 20:55:26 UTC 2015

On 10/09/2015 10:39 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Fri, 2015-10-09 at 13:05 -0700, Adam Williamson wrote:
>>> How are the screenshots rebased? Is it all manual work?
>> More or less. the openQA web UI has an interactive needle editor
>> which
>> lets you basically run a test and pause after each failed match, then
>> you can fiddle with the needle and re-run the match. I haven't used
>> it
>> much and never for doing a big screenshot rebase, so I can't say
>> whether it's more or less convenient than the way I did the last one,
>> which was to reproduce the tests by hand in a VM, take the
>> screenshots
>> from virt-manager, copy the json file and make any necessary
>> adjustments to the match area with the 'crop.py' needle editor (which
>> is an alternative tool upstream provides in one of their repos).
> For the record I'm now doing the rebase using the interactive editor
> and it's WAY better, wish I'd done the last one this way. =) It lets
> you easily just apply the areas and tags from the existing needle to
> the new screenshot, tweak a bit if you like, save under a new name, and
> move on to the next one. Handy.

That does sound a lot better than having to boot a VM and manually take
the screenshots one by one :)

Thanks for the detailed explanations and sorry for the trouble.


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