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Re: Getting help on DOM Test Suite?

From: Till Halbach <tillh@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2007 17:49:26 +0200
To: "Dominique Hazael-Massieux" <dom@w3.org>, public-mwts@w3.org
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On Thu, 08 Mar 2007 09:42:37 +0100, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>  

> Le lundi 05 mars 2007 à 17:15 +0100, Dominique Hazael-Massieux a écrit :
>> I've made a few attempts at diving into the test cases to see how we
>> could re-use them in a more mobile-friendly manner, but the current set
>> up, while very efficient for desktop browsers, make it a bit hard to
>> figure out how to re-use the existing test cases in a different test
>> harness.
> Thanks to Curt's help, I have been able to generate a more
> mobile-friendly version of the DOM Level 1 Test suite:
> http://www.w3.org/2007/03/dom-tests/
> and indeed, the individual tests do run on my phone! (caveat: the markup
> generated is HTML 4; there is probably an option for it be XHTML instead
> - probably worth investigating).
> Till, if you could get feedback from your colleagues on whether that new
> format is helpful in any way to help testing Opera, that would be great.

Sorry for that sending to Dom, replying to all at this time:

Oh, that eases testing on any browser, I'd say. Question is, though, how  
testing this in a testing framework/harness can be automated, as testing  
each test case becomes a little tedious after a while. The result is  
either PASS or FAIL, so it can be automated in any case. However,  
personally I'm more into rendering, and hence I lack the necessary  
knowledge on how to do it.

Till Halbach
Quality Assurance, Opera Software (www.opera.com)
Received on Tuesday, 27 March 2007 15:48:44 UTC

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