Commit a958a8e3 authored by intrigeri's avatar intrigeri

Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/doc-automated-test-suite' (Closes: #16269)

parents 4d8dafb2 c30f3448
......@@ -89,7 +89,7 @@ sets the correct environment up:
This started out as a hack, and while it has evolved it largely
remains so. A proper, reliable, established replacement would be
welcome, but seems unlikely given the requirements:
welcome, but seems unlikely given the requirements.
Requirements on the host (the remote shell client):
......@@ -269,7 +269,7 @@ make note of:
`:temporary` field is set to `true`, then the snapshot
will be cleared after the feature it was created in finishes. This
is a way to reduce the disk space needed for running the test suite,
and is encouraged to use for features where a very perticular state
and is encouraged to use for features where a very particular state
is set up, that isn't reused in any other feature.
* Debugging snapshot creation is made a lot easier by enabling the
......@@ -285,7 +285,7 @@ feature for a simple example of how to do it.
### The tools and some guidelines for their usage
In essense, the tools we have for interacting with the Tails instance
In essence, the tools we have for interacting with the Tails instance
are:
* the VM helper class,
......@@ -319,7 +319,7 @@ The remote shell:
depending on user interaction (which should use Sikuli!).
* It is acceptable (but not encouraged) to use the remote shell for
simulating user terminal interaction when we need to analyze the
commands output. This is because of Sikuli's OCR capabilities are
commands output. This is because Sikuli's OCR capabilities are
poor, and cannot be depended on.
# Limitations and issues
......@@ -340,7 +340,7 @@ The remote shells have a few surprises in store:
These are the currently known oddities of the remote shell, but there
may be more, so beware, and make sure to verify that any commands sent
through it does what you want them to do.
through it do what you want them to do.
### Remote shell instability
......@@ -362,7 +362,7 @@ When creating snapshots, anything stored in a variable in any of those
steps will only be available in subsequent steps in that scenario, not
in other scenarios restoring from that snapshot. The exception is when
global variables are used, which is an acceptable workaround, but it
requires minute control to get right, and is hard to follow. Please
is very hard to get right, and to follow. Please
try to avoid this until [[!tails_ticket 5847]] is solved.
## Disabling scenarios that are known to fail
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......@@ -13,8 +13,7 @@ Install dependencies
First of all, one needs a Debian Stretch system with:
* the `non-free` APT component enabled;
* the official backports repository configured.
* the `non-free` APT component enabled.
The following packages are necessary on Debian Stretch:
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