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  • BS ISO/IEC 9646/2 : 1991

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    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - OPEN SYSTEMS INTERCONNECTION - CONFORMANCE TESTING METHODOLOGY AND FRAMEWORK - ABSTRACT TEST SUITE SPECIFICATION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-06-1996

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1991

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Definitions
    4 Abbreviations
    5 Compliance
    6 Conformance requirements in OSI International
            Standards and CCITT Recommendations
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 General requirements
    6.3 Conformance clauses
    7 Requirements on PICS proformas
    8 Abstract Test Suite production process leading
            to conformance testing standards
    9 Conformance requirements and PICS proforma
    10 Test Suite Structure and Test Purposes
    10.1 Basic requirements
    10.2 Specification of the test suite structure
    10.3 Specification of the test purposes
    10.4 Coverage
    10.5 TSS & TP compliance clause
    11 Specification of generic test suites
    12 Abstract Test Methods
    12.1 Introduction
    12.2 General principles
    12.2.1 Lower Testers
    12.2.2 Upper Testers
    12.3 General specification of the ATMs for end-system
            IUTs
    12.3.1 Introduction
    12.3.2 The Local test method
    12.3.3 The Distributed test method
    12.3.4 The Coordinated test method
    12.3.5 The Remote test method
    12.3.6 Single-layer and embedded variants
    12.4 Variants for single-protocol IUTs
    12.4.1 Introduction
    12.4.2 The LS test method
    12.4.3 The DS test method
    12.4.4 The CS test method
    12.4.5 The RS test method
    12.5 Variants for multi-protocol IUTs
    12.5.1 Introduction
    12.5.2 The LSE test method
    12.5.3 The DSE test method
    12.5.4 The CSE test method
    12.5.5 The RSE test method
    12.6 ATMs for open relay-systems
    12.6.1 Introduction
    12.6.2 The YL test method
    12.6.3 The YT test method
    12.7 Choice of ATM
    12.7.1 Introduction
    12.7.2 Comprehensive testing service
    12.7.3 IUT environments
    12.7.4 Applicability of the ATMs
    12.8 Test coordination procedures
    13 Specification of ATSs
    13.1 General
    13.2 Test cases
    13.3 ATS conformance clause
    13.4 Consistency with protocol
    14 Specification of a TMP
    15 Use of an ATS specification
    16 ATS maintenance
    Annexes
    A (normative) Requirements and guidance for a PICS
            proforma
    A.1 Introduction
    A.2 Relationship between PICS proformas and
            conformance requirements
    A.3 General layout
    A.4 Copyright
    A.5 First section - Identification of the
            implementation
    A.6 Second section - Identification of the protocol
    A.7 Global statement of conformance
    A.8 Other sections - Capabilities
    A.8.1 Introduction
    A.8.2 Initiator/responder capability
    A.8.3 Major capabilities
    A.8.4 Timers and protocol parameters
    A.8.5 PDUs
    A.8.6 PDU parameters
    A.8.7 Negotiation capabilities
    A.8.8 Protocol error handling
    A.8.9 Multi-layer dependencies
    A.8.10 Other conditions
    A.9 Formats of the tables
    A.9.1 Structure of the tables
    A.9.2 Symbols and conventions
    A.9.3 Instructions for completing a PICS proforma
    B (informative) Guidance for protocol specifiers
            to facilitate conformance testing
    B.1 Introduction
    B.2 Guidance on scope
    B.3 Guidance on normative references
    B.4 Guidance on requirements and options
    B.5 Guidance on PDUs
    B.6 Guidance on states
    B.7 Guidance on FDTs
    B.8 Miscellaneous guidance
    C (informative) Incomplete static conformance
            requirements
    D (informative) Guidance on generic test cases
    D.1 Introduction
    D.2 Description of generic test cases
    D.3 Relation of generic to abstract test cases
    D.4 Derivation of abstract test cases from generic
            test cases

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    Describes the requirements and gives guidance for the production of system-independent conformance test suites for one or more OSI International Standards or CCITT Recommendations. Applicable to the production of all conformance testing standards for OSI and ISDN two-party protocols, including all draft versions of such conformance testing standards. Applicable to the production of conformance test cases which check the conformance of an implementation to the relevant static and/or dynamic conformance requirements by controlling and observing protocol behaviour.

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    Development Note Supersedes 91/63243 DC. (09/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
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