Proven tester special testing procedures: PackageKit?

James Cassell fedoraproject at
Thu Jul 29 21:13:50 UTC 2010

On Thu, 29 Jul 2010 17:01:36 -0400, Adam Williamson <awilliam at>  

> As well as testing package installation,
> we should test update notification and installation for such updates. We
> can consider different ways of doing this, but an easy way would be
> simply to 'yum downgrade' an installed package, then wait: within a
> short time (I'll have to check how long with Richard, I think 30 minutes
> or an hour), an update notification should appear to let you know an
> update is available to that package. If not, we have problems.


Sounds good to me, and preventing breakage is a Good Thing (TM)

James Cassell

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