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RE: Tests with difficult/confusing pass condition/wording

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 06:05:49 +0100
To: "'fantasai'" <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, 'yvind Stenhaug' <oyvinds@opera.com>
Cc: <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00a401cb50a5$d62f2170$828d6450$@org>
Ah, presumably this is because the CSS spec has decided on whether the
numbering for 'armenian' should be upper or lower case, and the issue is
with the use of 'numbering' in the description.

Why not then just say: "Test passes if the two columns are the same." ?

RI

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: fantasai [mailto:fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net]
> Sent: 10 September 2010 02:51
> To: yvind Stenhaug
> Cc: public-css-testsuite@w3.org; 'Richard Ishida'
> Subject: Re: Tests with difficult/confusing pass condition/wording
> 
> On 09/08/2010 07:15 AM, yvind Stenhaug wrote:
> >
> > ==== Richard Ishida ====
> > http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20100815/html4/list-style-type-
> armenian-002.htm
> >
> > An improvement over previous version, but still not quite right (trying
> > to use two different formulations at once). Using the word "numbering"
> > might confuse some people who would expect to see Latin numerals
> 
> I think this one's tricky because there are, IIRC, two different ways
> to represent numbers over 9000. I'll let Richard decide what to do
> with this test.
> 
> ~fantasai
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