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Re: Proposal: moving tests to GitHub

From: Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 11:30:53 +0000
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: Odin HÝrthe Omdal <odinho@opera.com>, "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <F9981AFB970564408FEB7DFCF62D440843701C15@PRN-MBX01-4.TheFacebook.com>
On 1/22/13 12:20 PM, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

>On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 12:11 PM, Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com> wrote:
>> There are benefits to both approaches. I would be in favor of having a
>> repository per spec (named tr_shortname-testsuite). This will make it a
>> lot easier to securely give scoped commit rights to external
>> when the need arises.
>Given how we relatively frequently move features around and have not
>exactly figured out the overall architecture I don't think that's an
>approach that scales.

That's definitely something to keep in mind. How frequent is it that a
feature moves from one spec to another (that, is outside of the continuous
flow of features that migrate from HTML5 to WebApps)?

Is your concern about history loss?

Received on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 11:31:34 UTC

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