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Re: IE's AND EVERYONE ELSE'S object implementation problems (was RE: Baby Steps or Backwards Steps?)

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 09:05:54 -0500
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: HTML Working Group <public-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1187791554.29837.1102.camel@pav>

On Tue, 2007-08-21 at 15:58 -0700, L. David Baron wrote:
> On Tuesday 2007-08-21 09:08 -0500, Robert Burns wrote:
> >  • Mozilla (2.0.0.6): Still images work fine: both small and large.   
> > Time-based media does not load except for the audio track, which  
> > plays automatically on load.
> 
> Object handling has been significantly rewritten on the trunk.

By chance, did the developers use or develop test cases 
as part of that work? If so, pointer, please?

I see some commits that look relevant...
bzbarsky%mit.edu 2007-08-20 20:26 
http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla/source/content/base/src/nsObjectLoadingContent.cpp

but this doesn't look promising...

"Checked in.  Need tests, though....  Help writing those would be
great.  :("
 -- https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=389677

>   Try
> the latest Gran Paradiso alpha if you want to get a sense of current
> Mozilla behavior:
>   http://www.mozilla.org/projects/granparadiso/
> 
> -David
> 
-- 
Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Wednesday, 22 August 2007 14:06:08 GMT

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