The purpose of Audit in QMetry Test Management for JIRA add-on is to maintain history for any information updated in Test Case, Test Scenario, Story and Test Run issues.
Audit tab is provided for these issue types. It will trace any actions performed or details added or updated on the details page of these issues. The Audit tab of individual issues displays such activities performed with added/updated values of fields.
The details include the following columns:
Field: It represents Issue ID in JIRA and the component that has been changed.
Original Value: This is original value of the field before it has been edited.
New Value: This is the updated value of the field.
Actions: Narration of action performed for the particular field.
Updated By: The user who carried out the action or updated the details for the particular field.
Time-stamp: The date and time on which the event occurred/action performed.
Use Case: The user wants to know when a field was modified in order to verify if there was a major change that requires retesting.
If it is a long list of changes took place for an issue, then you can easily search for a specific record through the Search functionality available at the beginning of the grid.
The Search From drop-down list shows all the columns in the grid. Select the column on which you want to search and the enter relevant column value in the adjacent search text box to initiate search with the specified value within that particular column.
The following table displays what actions get recorded under the Audit tab, which issue type they are related to and from where in QMetry Test Management for JIRA they are performed.
From where the action is performed?
Associate test scenarios to story
Test Scenarios/Acceptance Criteria panel
Remove association of test scenarios and story
Change scenario sequence number
Associate Test Case with test scenario
Test Cases Panel
Remove Test Case from test scenario
Change the sequence of Test Cases associated with test scenarios
Add/Edit Automation Attributes with the given fields
Create new test step and associate it to Test Case
Test Steps Panel
Delete Test Step in Test Case
Edit Test Step details in Test Case
Change Test Step sequence in Test Case
Associate story/test scenario to test run
Story/Test Scenarios Panel
Remove story/test scenario from panel in Test Run
Updating test run details ((Result, Comment, Actual Result)