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authorStamatis Katsaounis <>2019-02-19 12:38:10 +0200
committerDan Xu <>2019-03-13 10:48:45 +0000
commitb4e6a756ebeb019048cb03a0562534870b772cae (patch)
tree19035c5e15dbe4b227a76e3deaeffbd68afeb68f /docs/testing
parent0856c3ab2083ed8b8f16572c0f0b249aab203e69 (diff)
Calculate checksum for input VNF
This patch adds checksum information inside ONAP related test case run results. The checksum is produced by the VNF input which can either be a CSAR file or an archive of Heat templates. Change-Id: I0ed58bdc9cc4031da08fd2ac220ef294520ef447 Signed-off-by: Stamatis Katsaounis <>
Diffstat (limited to 'docs/testing')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/docs/testing/user/userguide/vnf_test_guide.rst b/docs/testing/user/userguide/vnf_test_guide.rst
index 72b5fa4..63ed04b 100644
--- a/docs/testing/user/userguide/vnf_test_guide.rst
+++ b/docs/testing/user/userguide/vnf_test_guide.rst
@@ -82,11 +82,13 @@ all Dovetail related config files and results files:
For example, here we set Dovetail home directory to be ``${HOME}/dovetail``.
Afterwards, we will create a directory named ``pre_config`` inside this directory
-to store all Dovetail config related files:
+to store all Dovetail config related files and a directory named ``results``, where
+test results are going to be saved:
.. code-block:: bash
$ mkdir -p ${DOVETAIL_HOME}/pre_config
+ $ mkdir -p ${DOVETAIL_HOME}/results
There should be a file `` inside this directory to provide some info.
@@ -99,20 +101,17 @@ For TOSCA based VNFs, it should look like this:
export CSAR_FILE="/path/to/VNF/copied/in/container/name.csar"
-For HEAT based VNFs, it should create `vnf_dir` under `pre_config` and copy all
-HEAT template VNF packages to `vnf_dir`.
-.. code-block:: bash
- $ mkdir -p ${DOVETAIL_HOME}/pre_config/vnf_dir
+For HEAT based VNFs, the user should copy an archive of the HEAT template VNF
+packages to `pre_config`. The archive must be in gzip tar (tar.gz) format.
+In addition, the archive must contain only a directory with the same name
+(e.g. vnf_a.tar.gz must only include a directory named vnf_a).
Configuration file `` should look like this for HEAT based VNFs:
.. code-block:: bash
$ cat ${DOVETAIL_HOME}/pre_config/
- export VNF_DIRECTORY="/path/to/pre_config/vnf_dir"
+ export VNF_ARCHIVE_NAME="vnf_archive_name"
Use the command below to create a Dovetail container and get access to its shell: