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Re: Proposal for earl:Location

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2005 16:00:47 +0200
Message-ID: <434BC58F.20706@w3.org>
To: Christophe Strobbe <christophe.strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be>
Cc: public-wai-ert@w3.org

Hi Christophe,

Christophe Strobbe wrote:
>> * What is the impact and severity of inconsistency regarding the 
>> location?
> One obvious consequence is that it becomes hard to compare and benchmark 
> evaluation tools, but that is admittedly a very specific use case of EARL.

One could still compare if tools produce the same results as well as the number of instances of that result per test-subject (count the number of location properties). Is it really essential to compare the specific locations that actually triggered the results as well or is the location more suitable for human consumption?


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