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== Prerequisite for Test Day ==
 
== Prerequisite for Test Day ==
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* FAS Account - you can [https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/ create] an account in 3 minutes if you don't have one
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* [[Releases/Rawhide|Rawhide]] fully updated (some tips below).
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* Your hardware profile uploaded to [http://www.smolts.org Smolt] according to [http://smolts.org/smolt-wiki/Main_Page#Usage these instructions]
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{{admon/caution|Rawhide is ''raw''|Rawhide is a development branch of Fedora.  While changes to Fedora post-beta are limited, it is advised you back up your data before participating.}}
  
 
{{admon/warning|FIXME|How to identify if your system supports UEFI?}}
 
{{admon/warning|FIXME|How to identify if your system supports UEFI?}}
 
* FAS Account - you can [https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/ create] an account in 3 minutes if you don't have one
 
* [[Releases/Rawhide|Rawhide]] fully updated (some tips below). Remember, Rawhide is an unsupported development branch: use an installation you don't mind getting broken.
 
* Selinux enabled. If you need to run in permissive mode please file a [https://bugzilla.redhat.com bug] against selinux
 
  
 
== How to test ==
 
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Revision as of 18:41, 20 March 2009

What to test?

Today's instalment of Fedora Test Day will focus on Features/EFI. The objective is to verify that affected components (ie, grub, kernel, efibootmgr) provide the expected UEFI functionality on appropriate hardware (ie, it boots).

Who's available

The following cast of characters will be available for testing, workarounds, bug fixes, and general discussion ...

Prerequisite for Test Day

  • FAS Account - you can create an account in 3 minutes if you don't have one
  • Rawhide fully updated (some tips below).
  • Your hardware profile uploaded to Smolt according to these instructions
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Rawhide is raw
Rawhide is a development branch of Fedora. While changes to Fedora post-beta are limited, it is advised you back up your data before participating.
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FIXME
How to identify if your system supports UEFI?

How to test

Warning.png
FIXME
Define test areas and test cases?