Answered Questions

  • What is Severity and Priority? What is the difference between Severity and Priority?

    Prabhu Prasad Mishra

    • Apr 14th, 2014

    Severity is the level of impact a bug could give to the application. Priority is the level of urgency for fixing a bug. Ex- Spelling mistakes in the application module name of field label name can ...


    • Jul 23rd, 2012

    Priority denotes sequence of the defect in which they are going to Rectified.

    Severity describes the seriousness of the defect.

  • What is the difference between bug and defect?


    • Jun 30th, 2013

    DEFECT / BUG / ISSUE / INCIDENT: All are same. During the executing time if any functionality is not working as per the requirements we call it as a defect/ bug/ issue/incident.

    Kiran Kumar Thulluri

    • Jan 4th, 2012

    Error: Error is a mistake in code

    Defect: Due to error in code test engineers are getting mismatches in the application build are defect

    Bug: Defects are assigned to developer to be solved
    Failure: Not meeting the reliability of the product