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Re: Harness Timeout versus <html class="reftest-wait">

From: Chris Rebert <csswg@rebertia.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:37:18 -0700
Message-ID: <CAMZYqRT5tDqj5R4pofgcs3sGA=M99U56yBMZ1V5ZuVFZMqbbmw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Cc: Public CSS Test suite mailing list <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 1:28 PM, Gérard Talbot
<css21testsuite@gtalbot.org> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> My message here is mostly a wiki-documentation topic.
>
> <html class="reftest-wait">
>
> used to be the way tests were coded in order for them to wait before
> comparing with a reference.
>
> http://test.csswg.org/shepherd/search/testcase/spec/css21/content/class%3D%22reftest-wait%22/
>
> Now, we are supposed to use
>
> <meta name="timeout" content="long">
>
> or
>
> <meta name="timeout" content="normal">
>
> to achieve, to create such wait.
>
> Is my assumption/supposition correct here?

No idea, but http://testthewebforward.org/docs/reftests.html#controlling-when-comparison-occurs
still talks about class="reftest-wait" and doesn't mention <meta
name="timeout">.

Cheers,
Chris
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