What is Linear?

Linear helps streamline software projects, sprints, issues, and bug tracking.

Why use Linear integration?

With Linear app, you can:

  • Link Qase test cases to Linear issues

  • Link Linear issues to Qase test runs

  • Create a new issue in Linear when you file a defect during a test run in Qase

  • Sync statuses of a Qase Defect and connect Linear issue(i.e., as soon as you mark the defect as “Resolved” in a connected defect, the Linear Defect will be marked “Completed” - and vice versa).

How to install Linear?

  1. Click "Apps" in your Qase workspace (before proceeding with the installation, please login to Linear in another tab):

  2. Click Linear card, then hit "Install now":

3. In the following page, click on "Authorize Qase":

4. After the redirect, hit "Authorize" to finalize the installation:

5. The app is now successfully installed:


Linking Linear issue to a Qase test case

  1. Select a case in the repository, switch to Properties in the sidebar and scroll down to find Linear:

  1. Click "Link Linear issues":

  1. Search for the Linear issue ID and click on "Link":

  1. The issue will be linked and here's what it would look like:

  1. To unlink the Linear issue, click "x" next to issue's title:

Linking Linear issue to a Qase test run

  1. Navigate to the Test run you want to link to Linear

  2. Click on "Select an Integration"

  1. In the Integration pop-up, select Linear:

  1. Search for the Linear issue ID and click on "Link":

  1. Now the Linear issue is linked:

  1. To unlink the Linear issue, click on the Trash bin for the particular run and it will be unlinked:

Creating Linear issue together with a defect in Qase

  1. In the test run, mark your case as failed, blocked, or Invalid and proceed with creating a defect:

  1. In the defect creation form, click “Choose Integration,” select "Linear" and click "Add defect":

  1. Fill in all the required fields and then hit "Create":

  1. In the Qase defect you will now have a connected Linear issue link:

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