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New feature in test harness: view results only for mobile web user agents

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2007 15:47:55 +0200
To: public-mwts@w3.org
Message-Id: <1182260875.7454.33.camel@cumulustier>


I've implemented a new small feature in the mobile test harness that I
had meant to implement a while ago: by default, you now get the results
that were collected for mobile web user agents only; e.g.:

This allows to get a much better view of the data that are most relevant
for us; the full view is still available (linked from the restricted

Whether a user agent is seen as being a mobile web ua or not is assessed
through the data available in WURFL [1], combined with the "web
patch" [2]. It doesn't always do the right thing (e.g. I think
"Opera/9.00 (Symbian OS; U; en)" should qualify as mobile web user
agent, but doesn't at this time), but it mostly works well.


1. http://wurfl.sourceforge.net/
Received on Tuesday, 19 June 2007 13:48:11 UTC

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