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RE: [page] Assumptions

From: Grant, Melinda <melinda.grant@hp.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2007 17:22:19 +0000
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
CC: "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
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Fantasai said:
> Which test assertions cannot be tested with one test that
> works for both 3.5x5in and E size paper? If there's only a
> few, we can write that assumption in the test itself.

I think most test assertions are more difficult to design for a huge range in size, and I'm questioning the value in spending the time doing so, given the enormity of the task at hand. Many existing tests will need revisiting if they must be usable for very small screen or paper sizes.

But it probably would also be good to add a meta to document assumptions a particular test makes.

Best wishes,

Melinda
Received on Thursday, 6 December 2007 17:25:26 GMT

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