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TESTINGEXAMPLE

Sawmill is a powerful hierarchical log analysis tool that runs on every major platform.
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Here is an example of a very good testing report. Yours doesn't have to be quite this detailed, but this is the sort of thing you should be aiming for. Use timestamps regularly if possible so we know how long different tasks take.

Now using 6.2.7 Review

11/7/2001 1:31:29 PM opening sawmill
11/7/2001 1:31:42 PM processing data
11/7/2001 1:35:30 PM still processing
11/7/2001 1:36:20 PM done
11/7/2001 1:37:37 PM looking at broken links for yesterday
11/7/2001 1:38:23 PM turning off the filter
11/7/2001 1:39:42 PM apparently it was off
11/7/2001 1:40:02 PM I'm only seeing one page that had the error
11/7/2001 1:40:28 PM going to top pages
11/7/2001 1:42:09 PM show bandwidth bar
11/7/2001 1:42:58 PM show view menu
11/7/2001 1:43:37 PM show filter checkboxes and menu
11/7/2001 1:44:50 PM show checked data in the 404 error listing-working fine
11/7/2001 1:45:48 PM show checked data in the single page summary view
11/7/2001 1:46:35 PM doesn't show top referrers: I don't know what is technically involved
                     here, but this information would be helpful here.
11/7/2001 1:47:52 PM just read the error message (nice documentation!) I'll check with our
                     database administrator about changing the structure.
11/7/2001 1:53:24 PM viewing stats for another site homeschoolfoundation.org
11/7/2001 1:54:05 PM single page summary
11/7/2001 1:54:38 PM top pages are all hack attempts
11/7/2001 1:55:24 PM more info on 404 errors
11/7/2001 1:55:55 PM show more rows
11/7/2001 1:57:00 PM show filter checkboxes and menu
11/7/2001 1:58:13 PM admin
11/7/2001 2:00:59 PM back to statistics
11/7/2001 2:01:20 PM single page Summary (SPS)
11/7/2001 2:01:30 PM sps on one of the top authenticated users
11/7/2001 2:06:25 PM plain ol' SPS
11/7/2001 2:08:40 PM admin
11/7/2001 2:09:58 PM I'm having difficulty finding the database cross referencing section
                     in Admin.  I see nothing that says options menu.
11/7/2001 2:10:57 PM open configuration: HSLDA test
11/7/2001 2:11:22 PM database information
11/7/2001 2:11:44 PM back
11/7/2001 2:11:47 PM config options
11/7/2001 2:12:02 PM database xrefs
11/7/2001 2:12:23 PM page to referrer, referrer description, search phrase, day of week,
                     hour of day.
11/7/2001 2:13:41 PM back to config menu
11/7/2001 2:14:58 PM rebuilding database
11/7/2001 2:15:15 PM processing
break
back
11/7/2001 2:30:52 PM view stats
11/7/2001 2:31:19 PM top pages
11/7/2001 2:31:40 PM show options scope checkbox
11/7/2001 2:31:48 PM show filter checkboxes and menus
11/7/2001 2:32:03 PM default.asp single page summary
11/7/2001 2:33:54 PM checking out referrers
11/7/2001 2:35:33 PM remove filter
11/7/2001 2:35:45 PM 404s
11/7/2001 2:36:10 PM none? This is strange to me.
11/7/2001 2:37:53 PM top pages/directories
11/7/2001 2:39:30 PM sps on a list of pages
11/7/2001 2:40:48 PM more info on top referrers
11/7/2001 2:41:07 PM show more
11/7/2001 2:41:21 PM show more
11/7/2001 2:41:35 PM show more
11/7/2001 2:42:09 PM show more
11/7/2001 2:44:11 PM remove filter
11/7/2001 2:44:46 PM show view title
11/7/2001 2:44:51 PM top referrers
11/7/2001 sps on one of the referrers
11/7/2001 2:46:18 PM top pages or directories
11/7/2001 2:46:36 PM sps on errorpages directory
11/7/2001 2:47:36 PM found a site that needs to update their links cool!

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