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Re: contributing URL tests

From: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2013 12:18:41 +0200 (CEST)
To: Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com>
cc: Chris Weber <chris@lookout.net>, public-html-testsuite@w3.org
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.02.1304131216370.27561@sirius>
On Sat, 13 Apr 2013, Ms2ger wrote:

> Hi Chris,
>
> On 04/13/2013 08:06 AM, Chris Weber wrote:
>> Hello, I'd like to contribute URL tests.  I imagine they will need some
>> changes to fit your requirements, but I cannot find where your
>> requirements are documented...?  I filled out the form at
>> http://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/1/testgrants2-200409/ some time ago but
>> did not hear any response.
>> 
>> One of my URL test pages is located at:
>> 
>> https://github.com/cweb/url-testing/blob/master/url-runner.html
>> 
>> It loads a file, urls.json, which contains about 500+ discrete test
>> cases.  I'm wondering if this approach works for the WG's test suite
>> requirements?
>
> I don't see particular issues with that approach. If you submit your tests to 
> the shared repository [1], probably under a new top-level directory called 
> "url", we can start reviewing them.

"Submit" in this case means "make a pull request" in case that wasn't 
clear. If you are particularly attached to the history in your repository 
it should be possible to preserve that using subtree merges. Robin knows 
the full procedure.
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