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Re: Migrate your submissions

From: Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2012 10:56:18 +0100
Message-ID: <50E16142.3050000@gmail.com>
To: "Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin" <aharon@google.com>
CC: "public-html-testsuite@w3.org" <public-html-testsuite@w3.org>
Hi Aharon,

On 12/31/2012 08:56 AM, Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin wrote:
> They did get reviewed, and I checked in some minor changes before the pull
> etc. However, there was one important thing that I was meaning to do, but
> hadn't yet done, and which really does need to be done. The test at
> https://github.com/w3c/html-testsuite/blob/master/html/semantics/text-level-semantics/the-bdi-element/bdi-neutral-br.html
> (and
> its ref file) needs to be deleted. After it was written and reviewed, there
> was a change in the CSS spec for unicode-bidi:isolate (which is the actual
> implementation of the bdi element) that made a bidi paragraph break within
> it terminate the bidi paragraph surrounding it. The test, on the other
> hand, checks that just the opposite is true. I filed
> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=20085 on the HTML spec
> (which got cloned to https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=20126),
> asking to change the spec on the bdi element so it is consistent with
> unicode-bidi:isolate, but Hixie has not yet dealt with these. The bottom
> line is that the test I mentioned above currently expects results that are
> contrary to what the spec should say. Since it would be just as bad to
> change it to require results contrary to what the spec currently says, I
> think it would be best to simply drop it for now.


>> This means that your tests are also listed, on github ([2], for example).
>> I don't believe the replication to w3c-test.org is already in place.
> What is the significance of the replication to there (or lack of it)?

It means that <http://www.w3c-test.org/html/> still has the old 
structure, based on what exists in <http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/html> and 
changes to the github repository aren't reflected in the tests you can 
run there.


>> [1] https://github.com/w3c/html-testsuite/pull/6
>> [2] https://github.com/w3c/html-testsuite/tree/master/html/semantics/forms/the-textarea-element
Received on Monday, 31 December 2012 09:56:50 UTC

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