[QA] @test2 questions

Chris McMahon cmcmahon at wikimedia.org
Thu Jun 27 23:23:04 UTC 2013

Ha, I am foolish and did not read Zeljko's message carefully:  use https
instead of http on test2wiki, like so:

export MEDIAWIKI_URL=https://test2.wikipedia.org/wiki/ not
export MEDIAWIKI_URL=http://test2.wikipedia.org/wiki/

I think we still need to fix this in Jenkins though.

On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 4:03 PM, Chris McMahon <cmcmahon at wikimedia.org>wrote:

> We actually have a problem right now logging in to test2 as Selenium_user
> and using subsequent pages.  Use mediawiki.org for now and either Zeljko
> or I will shout when we have login working again on test2.
> Sorry for the inconvenience, this is actually part of a whole different
> project:
> http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Auth_systems/SUL2#Redirect_on_Login
> On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 1:43 PM, Rachel Thomas <rachelqa99 at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Zeljko and Chris,
>> I found a discrepency between Mediawiki and test2 wiki today. I tried to
>> use the test2 wiki to run my visualeditor_reference test, as Chris
>> indicated test2 visual editor is now at the same VE level as Mediawiki VE.
>> Set it to test 2 using this:
>> MEDIAWIKI_URL=http://test2.wikipedia.org/wiki/
>> I found out the test bombs out after logging in as selenium user.
>> However, when using Mediawiki my test continues to run and does not bomb
>> out, so I used that wiki today to move my tests forward.  What I think is
>> happening is that it is now doing central authentication for the Selenium
>> user on test2, which is an extra step.  It doesn't do this central
>> authentication for Selenium user on MediaWiki.
>> Do we want to sync these 2 wikis up so they authenticate in the same way,
>> so our tests will run the same on both?
>> Also, for some reason  I can't seem to get the syntax correct for the
>> @test2 instance in the visualeditor_reference.feature file.  I tried this:
>> @test2.wikipedia.org/wiki/ @login  for the first line in the file, plus
>> other variations but they are never picked up.  I have to set the
>> MEDIAWIKI_URL to test2 at the shell level in order to get it to use test2.
>> Is @test2 supposed to work on the fly when running my test scripts?
>> No rush looking into these questions as I know you are busy with
>> automation workshop tonight.  Good luck with that!
>> --Rachel
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