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Re: i18n tests for HTML

From: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 13:54:39 +0100
Message-ID: <4BA7688F.9010502@opera.com>
To: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
CC: James Graham <james@opera.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, public-i18n-core@w3.org, public-html-testsuite@w3.org
On 03/22/2010 01:36 PM, Philippe Le Hegaret wrote:
> [moving to public-html-testsuite]
>
> On Sun, 2010-03-21 at 23:20 +0100, James Graham wrote:
>    
>> On Sun, 21 Mar 2010, Richard Ishida wrote:
>>
>>      
>>> The I18n WG has some tests, accessed from http://www.w3.org/International/tests/ that may of use for the HTML Working Group’s test
>>> suite.  Please ask your Working Group to consider whether these tests can be included in your test suites.
>>>        
>> At a glance these tests look interesting and useful. Is there a plan to
>> make HTML5 versions of the tests (or are they already known to match the
>> conformance requirements of the HTML5 draft?).
>>      
> I'm willing to take an action item to adapt those tests to HTML 5 and
> put them into mercurial. Give me until mid-April to report back.
>    

Another passing thought I had is that many of these tests look like they 
could be refactored to be reftests (compare rendering of two documents 
for (in)equality). This would allow them to be run automatically rather 
than requiring manual work.
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