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What is the deference between Sanity and Smoke..?

Deference between Smoke and Sanity


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Smoke testing validate the critical of the program is working fine or not. Sanity testing is used to check new functionality /Bugs have been fixed.
2 Main object of smoke testing is sanity + trouble shooting, where is the exact problem. Main object is the developed build or application is stable or not
3 Developer and Tester both are performed smoke testing Only Tester perform Sanity Testing
4 Usually it is documented. Not Documented 
5 Sub set of regression Testing. Subset of Acceptance Testing
6 It exercise the entire system from end to end. Sanity like Particular component of entire System
7 Smoke like General health Check-up. Sanity like specialized health check-up.