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From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2008 15:35:13 +0200
To: public-mwts <public-mwts@w3.org>
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> De: Arthur Barstow <Art.Barstow@nokia.com>
> À: ext Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>, Dominique
> Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
> Cc: Kai Hendry <kai.hendry@gmail.com>
> Sujet: Re: [widgets] test suite
> Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2008 14:46:37 -0400
> 
> Hi Dom,
> 
> 
> Thanks very much for you e-mail. Yes we would certainly appreciate
> your help and/or guidance with the Widgets suite.
> 
> 
> I agree with Marcos it is too early to start creating specific test
> cases but OTOH, it probably isn't too early to start thinking about
> things such as a test case template, harness, etc.
> 
> 
> We may also want to consider talking about this f2f in Mandelieu -
> formally or informally. The Widgets group will meet October 20-21.
> 
> 
> -Art
> 
> 
> 
> On Sep 10, 2008, at 12:31 PM, ext Marcos Caceres wrote:
> 
> > Hi Dom, 
> >         
> >         >  We would certainly appreciate and help or expertise you
> >         can give us!
> >         > Please let us know what you need from us to get started.
> >         
> >         
> >         Well, some sense of the stability of the current specs, or
> >         some
> >         information what parts of which specs we could start
> >         developing test
> >         cases for.
> > 
> > Ok, some aspects of the Packaging [1] are becoming fairly stable and
> > we also hope to have the Widgets Digital Signatures [2] at LC by
> > TPAC. But, as i mentioned to Kay, it we probably want to drag both
> > specs through a LC round before we start building tests (this will
> > happen in November). 
> > 
> > However, it would be great to get your feedback on both specs to
> > make sure that we are editing it in a way that would facilitate
> > testing. If there is anything we can do at this stage of the
> > publication process, please let us know. 
> >  
> >         
> >         Of course, pointers to any existing testing effort for that
> >         spec would
> >         also be useful :)
> > 
> > I'm not aware of any publically available test suites or testing
> > efforts:( However, there are plenty of members of WebApps that might
> > be keen to participate and contribute tests. I guess if we could
> > provide them with the harness/methodology/structure/or whatever,
> > then we could make it easier for people to contribute.   
> > 
> > Kind regards,
> > Marcos
> > 
> > 
> > [1] http://dev.w3.org/2006/waf/widgets/
> > [2] http://dev.w3.org/2006/waf/widgets-digsig/
> > 
> > 
> > -- 
> > Marcos Caceres
> > http://datadriven.com.au
> > 
> 
> 
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