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QA:Testcase Installation Interfaces

Associated release criterion

This test case is associated with the Release_Criteria#Installation Interfaces release criterion. If you are doing release validation testing, a failure of this test case may be a breach of that release criterion.


This test case verifies that the installer can complete an installation using all Anaconda spokes.


Depending on installer choices this MAY destroy all the data on the test system. If you choose to complete the installation of the test system any/all data on the system may be lost. Please do not install on a system whose contents you need to keep.


  1. Obtain access to supported system and hardware class to be installed.
  2. Prepare appropriate media for the selected ISO to be tested.
  3. Boot the system from the prepared optical, USB media or virtual device attachment.
  4. In the boot menu select the appropriate option to boot the installer.

How to test

  1. Select a keyboard layout in the Keyboard Layout spoke
  2. Set language support in the Language spoke
  3. Set the system time and date in the Time and Date spoke
  1. Set a root password in the Root Password spoke
  2. Create a user in the user creation spoke
  1. Select an installation source from the Installation Source spoke
  2. Select a set of packages to install from the Package Selection spoke
  1. Set a disk to which the operating system should install in the Installation Destination spoke
  2. Set the kdump state from the Kdump spoke
  3. Configure the system's network and hostname from the Network and Hostname spoke
  4. Select a security policy from the Security Policy spoke

Expected Results

  1. The installation should complete and boot successfully.

Testing in openQA

The following openQA test suites satisfy this release criteria:

  • install_arabic_language OR install_asian_language

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