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Re: running tests locally

From: Nathan Yergler <nathan@creativecommons.org>
Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2008 09:07:29 -0800
Message-ID: <c1a864630801030907i5b9fb83dw252fac788ebfc6a9@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ben Adida" <ben@adida.net>
Cc: RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>


On 1/2/08, Ben Adida <ben@adida.net> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have an action to propose a method for running tests locally.
> Rather than modify the tests to fit this purpose, I propose that we ask
> conforming parsers to accept a BASE parameter that indicates where the
> HTML+RDFa came from, and that is functionally equivalent to having a
> BASE element with that specified URI.
> This tweak is likely necessary for many parsers anyways, especially
> those that are run on static files without an indication of a URI. The
> only place where this gets trick is for parsers that are built into
> browsers, e.g. the RDFa bookmarklets and Operator. That said, I think we
> can find solutions for those, too, and effectively abstract away this
> problem into a parser-specific issue.
> Thoughts?
> -Ben
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