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RE: New version of Unicorn

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 7 Oct 2009 14:12:20 +0100
To: "'Jean-Guilhem Rouel'" <jean-gui@w3.org>, <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <005b01ca474f$cd805a90$68810fb0$@org>
Hi again, Jean-Gui,

I have a couple of tools in development that may be candidates for merging
with Unicorn at some future point.  They are 

I18n checker
http://rishida.net/tools/i18nchecker/

Language Subtag Lookup
http://rishida.net/utils/subtags/

I probably won't be able to work on these until next year. I'm thinking that
I should develop them in such a way that they can return the results in XML
for another application to read, rather than just as XHTML for the user.  My
question is, what format do the other validator tools use to return results
so that Unicorn can use them?

Cheers,
RI



> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3t-request@w3.org [mailto:w3t-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Jean-
> Guilhem Rouel
> Sent: 01 October 2009 18:44
> To: public-qa-dev@w3.org list
> Subject: New version of Unicorn
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> Unicorn aims to provide the big picture about the quality of a Web page,
> by gathering the results of several tools (markup validator, CSS
> validator, ...) into a single cohesive interface.
> 
> This project started in 2006 and today is an important milestone as many
> improvements have been made to Unicorn recently thanks to Thomas
> Gambet,
> an intern at W3C Europe. A changelog [1] and roadmap [2] are available.
> 
> First of all, I'd like to thank Thomas for all the work he has done in
> the past 2.5 months and is still doing until the end of October.
> 
> We are now seeking feedback. Unicorn is available at
> http://qa-dev.w3.org/unicorn. Please try it out and send your feedback
> to public-qa-dev@w3.org. If you enjoy it, feel free to use it on a
> regular basis, but bear in mind this is a development instance and
> subject to change. We hope to move it into production in the near future.
> 
> Thanks,
> Jean-Gui
> 
> [2] http://www.w3.org/QA/Tools/Unicorn/changelog
> [3] http://www.w3.org/QA/Tools/Unicorn/roadmap
> 
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