Details for testcase: Synaptic



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ID1605
Titlesynaptic
LinkNo link provided
Part of testsuitesLubuntu Applications

RevisionWritten on the 2013-08-09 15:00 by elfy
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This test will check that synaptic can be started via terminal

Open a terminal
The terminal launches. If the terminal does NOT start, see the test for your terminal to file a bug against it.
Write "synaptic" in terminal and hit enter.
A window opens, showing that you open synaptic without administrator privileges
Click on "Close"
A window opens, showing a "Quick Introduction"
Click on "Close"
The window closes. The synaptic package manager is already open
Click on the "X" of the window to close Synaptic.
The window closes
Back in terminal, write "sudo synaptic" and hit enter
The terminal shows "[sudo] password for USER:", where USER is your username
Enter your password and hit enter
A window opens, showing a "Quick Introduction"
Click on "Close"
The window closes. The synaptic package manager is already open
Click on the "X" of the window to close Synaptic.
The window closes

This test will check that synaptic can be started via menu

Open Synaptic Package Manager from your menu
A window opens, asking for authentication for privileges.
Enter your password and click on "Authenticate"
The synaptic package manager opens in a new window

This test will check that synaptic can find a package

In synaptic package manager, click on "Search" button
A search window appears
enter "2ping" and click on "Search"
The window closes. Synaptic shows the search results

This test will check that synaptic can install a new package and show its properties

In the search result, look for package "2ping". Click on the checkbox left of the name
A context menu appears
Click on "Mark for Installation"
A window appears
Click on "Mark"
The window closes, the additional packages now marked in green
Click on "Apply" button
A window appears, showing the summary
Click on "Apply"
A window appears, showing the progress of installation
After successful installation, click on "OK"
The window closes
In menu bar, click on "Package" and then on "Properties"
A window opens, showing the details of the package
Check the different properties. Then click on "Close"
The window closes

This test will check that synaptic can re-install a new package

In the search result, look for package "2ping". Click on the checkbox left of the name
A context menu appears
Click on "Mark for Reinstallation"
The context menu closes
Click on "Apply" button
A window appears, showing the summary
Click on "Apply"
A window appears, showing the progress of installation
After successful installation, click on "OK"
The window closes

This test will check that synaptic can remove an installed package

In the search result, look for package "2ping". Click on the checkbox left of the name
A context menu appears
Click on "Mark for Removal"
The context menu closes. The package is now check with an orange cross
Click on "Apply" button
A window appears, showing the summary
Click on "Apply"
A window appears, showing the progress of removal.
After successful removal, click on "OK"
The window closes

This test will check that synaptic can completely remove an installed package

In the search result, look for package "2ping". Click on the checkbox left of the name
A context menu appears
Click on "Mark for Installation"
A window appears
Click on "Mark"
The window closes, the additional packages now marked in green
Click on "Apply" button
A window appears, showing the summary
Click on "Apply"
A window appears, showing the progress of installation
After successful installation, click on "OK"
The window closes
In the search result, look for package "2ping". Click on the checkbox left of the name
A context menu appears
Click on "Mark for Complete Removal"
The context menu closes. The package is now check with an orange cross
Click on "Apply" button
A window appears, showing the summary
Click on "Apply"
A window appears, showing the progress of removal
After successful removal, click on "OK"
The window closes

This test will check that synaptic can activate and deactivate a repository

In menu bar click on "Settings", then on "Repositories"
A window opens, showing "Software & Updates"
Select tab "Other Software" and check the box "Canonical Partners". Then click "Close"
The window closes
Now click on button "Reload"
The software list are updated
Click on the "X" of the window to close Synaptic.
The window closes

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