Proposed directions for proven testers

Aaron Faanes dafrito at
Tue Jun 22 22:32:21 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 3:58 PM, Adam Williamson <awilliam at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-06-21 at 19:00 -0500, Aaron Faanes wrote:
>> I believe the proven-testers draft is ready for review. It's grown a
>> bit more ambitious, but I tried to stay true to the spirit of the
>> original draft - I did my best to only revise and clarify the content
>> without affecting its meaning. Still, it requires a look-over by some
>> knowledgeable folks to weed out inaccuracies, invalid assumptions,
>> etc. Here's the link:
> This looks excellent.
>> The discussion page asks about some other issues that I ran into, specifically:
>> * The relationship between critpath actions and release criteria
> They happen to be similar, but they're separate processes.
>> * A more exhaustive list of critpath actions
>> * The future of and
>> if any content should be exchanged or merged between the two articles.
> I think we should keep the separate page, and add a simple link to this
> page, right after "Individuals must must be mentored and approved before
> becoming proven testers. A proven tester is a member of the
> proventesters  group.", which reads "If you are interested in becoming a
> proven tester, please see this page.", where 'this page' is a link to
> JoinProvenTesters.
>> * Whether the article should be pushed to wiki/Proven_tester with a
>> {{Draft}} template. I'd like to do this to encourage contribution, but
>> that may be premature.
> Personally I'd be fine with doing that at this point.

Pushed. :)

>> I definitely welcome any edits, corrections, and/or feedback on these
>> questions and the submitted draft!
> Thanks very much for your work!

You're welcome! I'll continue touching it up as more things get hashed
out in meetings, etc.

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