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Re: XHR test cases vs HTTP methods

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 09 Feb 2008 18:10:14 +0530
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>, "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t59b5cmvwxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Sat, 09 Feb 2008 17:42:20 +0530, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
wrote:

> On Sat, 09 Feb 2008 12:57:18 +0100, Julian Reschke  
> <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> ...looking at  
>> <http://tc.labs.opera.com/apis/XMLHttpRequest/responseXML/006.htm>...
>>
>> It seems there are no test cases that check that a user agent either  
>> correctly handles unknown method names, or rejects them with an  
>> SECURITY_ERR exception  
>> (<http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-XMLHttpRequest-20070618/#dfn-open>).
>
> I'm not sure how you conclude that from that testcase, but you're right,  
> the testsuite is not complete.

As I noted, please don't expect Anne to write the entire test suite - that  
isn't his job. We expect the participants of the working group in  
particular to contribute tests - although they are welcome from anyone...

cheers

Chaals

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