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Re: Process proposal for modifying tests

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2007 12:39:02 -0700
To: public-css-testsuite@w3.org
Message-ID: <20071004193902.GA13548@ridley.dbaron.org>

On Thursday 2007-10-04 19:02 -0000, Grant, Melinda wrote:
> Once tests have been published, external testsuites including the
> testsuites of other standards bodies may rely on them.  There is the
> concern that this may lead to problems if tests are changed subsequent
> to their initial publication.

Published at what level of stability?

I could understand wanting something like this for reasonably stable
test suites, but I think it's too heavyweight a process for test
suites in early development, since it makes improving them more work
than it should be.

-David

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