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Re: How to publish test suites

From: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Date: Sat, 3 Aug 2013 14:30:57 +0100
Cc: EXPath CG <public-expath@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A4A7FBFC-D8C6-4FE8-8BA5-BD139B026118@saxonica.com>
To: Florent Georges <fgeorges@fgeorges.org>
I would say just maintain the test suite in GitHub. A link from the spec is a good idea.

If we're worrying about improving processes, I think the priority is to define a way of deciding and documenting that a spec has achieved a particular level of stability and consensus.

Michael Kay

On 3 Aug 2013, at 13:53, Florent Georges wrote:

>  Hi,
>  After the publication a couple of days ago of a new version of
> the Binary Module, which has now a test suite (thank you Mike!),
> I am wondering what would be the best way to publish it.
>  Do you think it should be publish with the spec itself? (that
> is, with the same date, so the suite is about a specific version
> of the spec) Or should it rather be published "on it own", so it
> can evolve at its own rhythm?  Maybe having it in GitHub is just
> enough?
>  In any case, I think we should update the spec with this info
> (even if it is just mentioning the address where to find it on
> GitHub).
>  Any thought?  Regards,
> -- 
> Florent Georges
> http://fgeorges.org/
> http://h2oconsulting.be/
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