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Re: Tests with difficult/confusing pass condition/wording

From: Řyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Sep 2010 18:28:20 +0200
To: "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>, Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Cc: "Hilbrand Edskes" <hilbrand@edskes.com>
Message-ID: <op.virxdirfru61ud@oyvinds-desktop>
On Thu, 09 Sep 2010 02:57:52 +0200, Gérard Talbot  
<css21testsuite@gtalbot.org> wrote:

>> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20100815/html4/separated-borders-model-007.htm
>> Uses the term "separated borders", would perhaps be better to describe
>> expected appearance more directly.
>
>
> [snipped]
>
>
> Here's what I propose:
>
> http://www.gtalbot.org/BrowserBugsSection/css21testsuite/separated-borders-model-007.html
>
> If border rules are not drawn, then the tester will assume that the test
> failed because (s)he won't see the 4 inner and smaller squares.

Maybe add "spaced apart from each other" or something. (As previously  
mentioned I still think it's more of an HTML5 test).

>> ==== Gérard Talbot, Hilbrand Edskes ====
>>
>> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20100815/html4/min-height-106.htm
>> It's not at all clear from the wording that the green square should be
>> covered by the scrollbar (which basically means that it will look like a
>> non-square rectangle)
>
>
> Here's what I propose:
>
> http://www.gtalbot.org/BrowserBugsSection/css21testsuite/min-height-106.html
>
> div#control-green-overlapping should now have no scrollbar, therefore
> the green painted area should be a square.

Looks good to me.

-- 
Řyvind Stenhaug
Core Norway, Opera Software ASA
Received on Thursday, 9 September 2010 16:27:18 GMT

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