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Re: [RC6] white-space-processing-056: false positives

From: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 20:23:54 -0400
Message-ID: <0e3838f95a3d0bd41d536fe94bf67eaa.squirrel@ed-sh-cp3.entirelydigital.com>
To: "Gérard Talbot" <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Cc: "Public CSS test suite mailing list" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
Le Sam 11 août 2012 19:49, "Gérard Talbot" a écrit :
> Le Sam 11 août 2012 18:19, L. David Baron a écrit :
>> On Thursday 2012-07-26 22:27 -0400, "Gérard Talbot" wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> [RC6]
>>> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20110323/html4/white-space-processing-056.htm
>>>
>>> [nightly-unstable]
>>> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/nightly-unstable/html4/white-space-processing-056.htm
>>>
>>> As far as I can see this, Firefox 4.0.1 under XP SP3, Firefox 14.0.1
>>> under Linux KDE 4.8.4, Firefox 17.0.1a (nightly build 20120726) under
>>> XP
>>> SP3 and Safari 5.1.7 under XP SP3 fail such test.

>>>
>>> The submitted implementation reports suggests otherwise.
>>>
>>> I think the pass/fail conditions sentence is written in a way that is
>>> not so clear. What's a box? If an irregular polygon can be a "box",
>>> then
>>> it's a pass..
>>
>> What behavior do you see?
>>
>
> David,
>
> I have modified the test 1-2 hours ago.
>
> Attached is screenshot of
> http://test.csswg.org/source/approved/css2.1/src/text/white-space-processing-056.xht
> with Firefox 14.0.1 under Linux KDE 4.9.0
>
> white-space-processing-056-Firefox14.0.1LinuxKDE4.9.0.png , 600px by
> 300px, 21918 bytes
>
>


Screenshot of Firefox 17a1 nightly build 20120811 under XP Pro SP3 of
http://test.csswg.org/source/approved/css2.1/src/text/white-space-processing-056.xht

white-space-processing-056-Firefox-17nightlya1-underXP-Pro-SP3.png ,
500px by 266px, 17910 bytes

There is exactly a 21px horizontal offset between top half and bottom
half of rightmost black square.


>> I don't think the Ahem font provides a glyph for ideographic space,
>
> I never considered such possibility; I would not know.
>
>> so it seems that you'd get a glyph from a different font -- and I
>> could imagine the results being substantially different depending on
>> which font, and whether that font has an ideographic space that's
>> exactly 1em wide.
>
> Well, then I can not explain some browser passing and failing while
> declaring the same browser default font.
>
> For this test:
> http://test.csswg.org/source/approved/css2.1/src/text/white-space-processing-056.xht
>
> I declare DejaVu Serif as default font in all browsers I use under KDE
> 4.9.0; I declare Times New Roman as default font in all browsers under
> Windows XP Pro SP3.
>
> Opera 12.0.1 passes this test under Linux KDE 4.9.0 and Windows XP Pro
> SP3.  Safari 5.1.7 under Windows XP Pro SP3 fails this test.
> Chrome 21.0.1180.75 under Linux KDE 4.9.0 passes this test.
>
>>
>> (I see a 1px gap in the middle of what "should be" a single box, but
>> nothing out of alignment.)
>
> That's a 1px vertical gap, right?
>
> Over here, I get a 4px (or so) horizontal offset under Linux KDE for the
> beforementioned browsers;


To be precise, it's 3px exactly; I have measured it with GIMP
measurement tool.


 such horizontal offset seems bigger, wider
> under Windows XP Pro SP3. I can attach (or upload) more screenshots if
> needed.
>
> Gérard
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