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Re: On deploying next release of compatibility tables

From: Renoir Boulanger <renoir@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:15:01 -0400
Message-ID: <53B5C7D5.3040509@w3.org>
To: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>, David Kirstein <frozenice@frozenice.de>
CC: public-webplatform@w3.org
Nice Catch Amelia!

Joining Frozenice, he’s the guy who made the whole of the scraper code
in mdn-compat-importer.

Frozenice, can you take a look at the issue Amelia raised?

Thanks

R ~


On 2014-07-03, 5:07 PM, Amelia Bellamy-Royds wrote:
> Hi Renoir,
>
> From a quick skim-through there are a couple problems I can see:
>
> 1. The JSON file doesn't distinguish between multiple
> elements/properties with the same name within different namespaces or
> languages.  E.g., the entries for "a" and "title" both reference the
> SVG elements on MDN, not HTML elements, while "text" references the
> Javascript object, not the SVG <text> element.  
>
> 2. Some entries are showing up as "unknown" for Firefox, despite
> having specific values in MDN.  E.g., see the text-shadow and
> box-shadow pages.  I suspect the problem is that the MDN tables
> include links to the release notes for the particular version number,
> and this may be causing problems with the parsing function.
>
> ABR
>
>
> On 3 July 2014 14:39, Renoir Boulanger <renoir@w3.org
> <mailto:renoir@w3.org>> wrote:
>
>     Hi all,
>
>     Just an errata and I wanted to get to know if somebody had a chance to
>     have a look.
>
>
>     Errata
>
>     The human readable version will have a different URI, it will
>     instead be at:
>
>     http://docs.webplatform.org/compat/compat-human.json
>
>     This is because I wanted to remove MDN from the address because we
>     will
>     eventually have more than one source.
>
>
>
>
>     On 2014-07-02, 11:24 AM, Renoir Boulanger wrote:
>     > (...)
>     >   [0]: https://github.com/webplatform/compatibility-data
>     >   [1]: http://docs.webplatform.org/compat/compat-mdn-human.json
>     >   [2]:
>     http://docs.webplatform.org/test/Tests/Compatibility_table_and_caching
>     >   [3]:
>     http://docs.webplatform.org/test/css/properties/font-stretch#Testing_CompaTables
>     >   [4]: http://docs.webplatform.org/test/Template:CSS_Property
>

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Regards,

Renoir Boulanger  |  Developer operations engineer
W3C  |  Web Platform Project

http://w3.org/people/#renoirbhttps://renoirboulanger.com/  ✪  @renoirb
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