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How to Automate Custom Ubuntu 14.04 Build And Test That All Services Are Running

I have been trying to figure out, and was hoping you may be able to share some tips, for how to automate the creation of and setup (e.g. answer the questions during installation) of a Virtual Machine ...
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USB Enumeration Stress Test

I'm creating a USB device that runs my own custom stack, and I need to make sure that it works with any host or hub. USB-IF has their own official testing program, but it only runs on Windows and has ...
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How does one run QML tests on a Ubuntu Touch Phone?

My application has QML tests using QtTests that I run locally on the desktop via qmltestrunner. I am interested in running these tests on the device to simulate real conditions like the on-screen ...
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Testing multiple desktops simultaniously

Our college is installing new ubuntu installed systems for our lab.They want to test the performance of the systems.I googled some benchmarking tools but we have 250 systems to test,is there a easy ...
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How do I setup an IP to return host unreachable for testing on travis-ci.org?

I am adding tests to the ruby net-ping library and am trying to setup a test IP# that returns host unreachable icmp packets. I am using travis-ci.org and my local host for testing. On my local ...
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What's a good way to mock a remote HTTPS API for unit testing my QML app?

I'm tinkering with a QML app that interacts with a remote REST API over HTTPS. The "client" part of the app is neatly packaged into a component and I'd like to unit test that, but I don't want to ...
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Updated from PHPUnit 3.7.32 to 4.0.6, broke my UnitTesting

So I was unit testing some code with PHPUnit 3.7.32 or so and it was working fine but I tried to upgrade to version 4.0.6...big mistake it seems. I really don't know where to go at this point; wasted ...
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How can I deploy my local Juju Charm with Amulet framework?

I use amulet as testing framework for charms which we developing. I've already tried to reproduce an example, provided on https://juju.ubuntu.com/docs/tools-amulet.html and it's work fine. But now I'm ...
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How to test translations in the ubuntu-docs package ?

How can I test translations in the ubuntu-docs package (Ubuntu 13.10) ? Instructions shown here are already outdated.
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how do i run and test javascript code: IDE, engine App, browser?

Am a coding newbie. Using Codecademy.com/ and while trying some of the lessons there is a problem with testing loops. The browser crashes. Have also tried labs.codecademy.com/ a nice utility but same ...
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iOS application testing tool for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Have an iOS application for iPhone5 and later versions ( Developed by another team), Need a automation testing tool, through that I can test my iOS application. I tried MonkeyTalk that requires ...
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about Ubuntu “System Testing”

I have a question. I want to do a full hardware diagnostic on my PC and test every piece of hardware possible. So I was wondering what hardware components does 'System Testing' app cover. Are all ...
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Why has Ubuntu 13.10 more recent packages than 13.04?

I don't understand how some packages are managed in Ubuntu. How are they moved from unstable to testing? The Debian FAQ says: Unstable has the most recent (latest) versions. But the packages ...
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Interacting with appindicator icon and menus from LDTP

I'm using LDTP Python API in order to test desktop applications under Ubuntu (Unity shell, Ubuntu 12.04). I can't find if there's any available way to interact with appindicator icon and menus using ...
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How do I install QtTest for the Ubuntu SDK?

When I select "Build -> Ubuntu Touch -> Create Application Package" in the Ubuntu SDK, the build fails with the error "FAIL! : qmltestrunner::tst_hellocomponent::compile() module "QtTest" is not ...
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How to start fresh Chromium instance?

I am testing web applications. I therefor always need a browser that does not have any cookies, saved logins, etc. Put shortly: a fresh instance. As we just work with Chromium, I wonder how to start ...
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Downloading Ubuntu on a flashdrive [duplicate]

I am using a Windows 7 Home Premium. Please could you provide me step byt step procedures on how I can download Ubuntu onto a flash drive and try it out on my PC before running it?
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Voice Recognition

As it was presented in OMG! Ubuntu! a voice recognition tool is being developed and will possible deploy in Ubuntu Touch and Ubuntu Desktop. Although beyond the video shared in youtube I had no more ...
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What is the recomended application set for QA/tester's suite in Ubuntu?

I work in SQA as Test manager/Tester and I want to get more from my Ubuntu desktop. Unfortunately Ubuntu does not have much software in repository for this task. Can you recommend set of Linux ...
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Ubuntu certified HW test tool [closed]

I did not find the software to do some HW test by my own. We made the expirience, that there are many different Vendor models arround, which are not on the list actualy, but this means not in general, ...
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Testing Ubuntu mobile applications

I'm currently reading a lot about the new Ubuntu mobile (phone) OS, and now I'm wondering if there is the possibility to test applications. I know that QtCreator is the recommended IDE and an emulator ...
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Official Daily PPA for Unity?

I found couple of blocker bugs in Unity which came installed in 12.10 and swtiched to GNOME Shell. Is there official ppa for Unity to check if developers fixed the bugs already?
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How to install specific versions of Google Chrome / Chromium?

I'm looking for standalone packages for Google Chrome / Chromium which can be extracted and used as binaries for my Selenium test suite. How do I go about such a thing?
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How do I contribute an autopkg test to ubuntu?

How do I contribute an autopkg test for a ubuntu package?
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Is it already possible to test Ubuntu for Android?

I'm very excited about Ubuntu being able to run trhough an Android smartphone just by connecting it to a monitor, a keyboard and a mouse. Now I'm wondering if there is a way to test it? Are there any ...
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How do I contribute an autopilot test?

What is autopilot and how do I contribute to a new autopilot testcase for a package ?
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Is there a easy way to test ubuntu on new notebooks before buying it?

Is there an easy way to check a notebook's hardware compatibility with ubuntu before you buy it? I really don't want to buy a notebook home and find several bugs caused by the hardware. I know that ...
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Emulating IE in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install IE9, IE8, or IE7 in ubuntu 12.04.LTS I need to test my web site in Internet Explorer. Unluckily, I can't move it to Windows and run there. So what is the ...
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dhcp server configured in ubuntu on vmware

How can I test a dhcp server running on Ubuntu in vmware? My dhcp configuration is: ddns: update-style none; default-lease-time 600; max-lease-time 7200; subnet 192.168.56.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 { ...
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How can I test with Internet Explorer while on my Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install MS Internet Explorer 7, 8 or 9? I want to test my apps in ie7, ie8 and ie9 How can I do this on Ubuntu?
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Howto install google-mock on Ubuntu 12.10

I am having hard time trying to install Google C++ Mocking Framework. I have successfully run sudo apt-get install google-mock. Then I tried to compile this sample file #include "gmock/gmock.h" int ...
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Are my other partitions safe from harm from an alpha/beta release?

I am quite intrested in testing the latest alpha-3 of Ubuntu, however, performance in VirtualBox is slow and somewhat buggy (I know! It's an Alpha) - guest additions wern't installing, bad mouse ...
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How to restart in live cd persistence?

I installed a daily build 12.10 on my Mac to test livecd. I already had a pen drive formatted to ext3 labeled casper-rw. I had to invoke the "other options" with the F6 button so that I could append ...
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Why and where to create a loopback file for live persistence session?

I currently help QA team in ISO testing, but I stumbled on a test-case that required some extra research. I just learned about persistence from this wiki page. Ctrl+F to "Using a loop-back file." ...
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Are there any automated functionality tests for an Ubuntu installation?

I have installed Ubuntu on my MIPS architecture machine (it is not an x86). I want to test if the applications are working well. I want to use automation test methods to do it, but how can I ...
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Is there a way to backup your package configuration?

For example, if I wanted to help out with trying edge(in this case Quantal), but I wanted to be able to revert to a stable-ish system if some update caused a problem -- how would I accomlish this ...
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How do I launch the app from within `quickly test` for gui testing?

I'm trying to use ldtp to test my quickly app. ldtp.launchapp('bin/myapp') doesn't work because myapp requires whatever voodoo quickly sets up in order to actually launch the app. How can I get ...
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Windows Installer (Trial Run)

So Windows Installer is like a trial run in my mind from what I see. It partitions your hard drive so you can use Ubuntu, but Ubuntu relies on Windows remaining on the system, yes? So I have 2 ...
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Cross-platform performance testing tool

I want to compare operating systems by performance on my hardware. Is there a cross-platform tool for doing it? I need results of CPU and graphics performance!
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When is the best time to update the current development version of Ubuntu?

I'm testing Ubuntu development version and I want to know when to update the packages. The last time I update the packages regularly, the system broke and I had to reinstall the OS.
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How to check if checkbox-unity from ppa:unity-team/ppa succesfully send my report?

I used the checkbox-unity survey to test beta unity 5.0 in Precice. Completing the survey took me a couple of hours because I thoroughly described the problems I discovered. At the end of the survey ...
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I think I found a bug but I don't know how to report it [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I have installed Kubuntu 12.04 Alpha 1. I started Software Updates to update applications. ...
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Where is the Alpha 1 release of Kubuntu 12.04?

I have been looking around, and I can't find any official informational update on the first Alpha release of Kubuntu Precise. Was Alpha 1 released?
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Which graphics driver set is better to test in the long run?

So, my computer has a Radeon mobility card and Compiz doesn't seem to want to play nice with it. The nets me a tradeoff: I can use the proprietary drivers and get the boosted performance and take a ...
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Is it possible to update just the Unity plugin in Compiz to the latest/greatest for testing?

I am currently using Ubuntu 11.04 Natty. Can I update, or upgrade, just the Unity Compiz plugin?
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Stress testing hardware

Is there a piece of software I can install on my Ubuntu installation (10.04) to stress test all the hardware on my computer? I understand I can download a specific disto to do this, but I would ...
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How to test apache server on Ubuntu Server 10.04 running in VirtualBox?

I installed Ubuntu Server 10.04 via VirtualBox, yes, the I use virtual machine, cuz I am learning ubuntu. I installed apache webserver by this command: sude apt-get install apache2 Everything looks ...
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How to test plymouth via virtual machine?

I am trying to edit my splash screen but its really annoying to restart the computer everytime just to find out it doesn't even work. i read on an article that I can do a virtual machine via ssh but I ...
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How can I refresh/reinstall/clear/set-to-default my bootup process?

I'm currently having a problem with my bootup process that is growing progressively worse as time goes on: While booting, it does a few minutes of hard-drive reading. During that, instead of showing ...
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Test Blank CD/DVD?

How would I test a blank CD/DVD + R to see if it's good. I have a blank DVD that has a few light scratches on it and I want to see if it is able to burn a home movie onto it.