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[closed] Re: Test Cases for XML Processor Profiles

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 11:09:19 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2ty7dq674.fsf@nwalsh.com>
At the 13 Oct telcon, we agreed that our plan is to proceed without CR,
so no test cases will be required.

Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org> writes:
> I believe it is probably time to start developing a set of test cases
> for XML processor profiles.  We'll probably be lifting examples, etc.
> from other specifications.
>
> We also have the difficulty of not having an "expected output" against
> which we will be testing.  We can describe the expected outcomes for
> particular elements as a way of allowing implementors to test their
> systems.  That is, a web browser vendor can inspect the DOM for
> certain properties that should be their if they've done the correct
> thing during processing the XML.
>
> I suppose this e-mail counts as volunteering.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh
Lead Engineer
MarkLogic Corporation
Phone: +1 413 624 6676
www.marklogic.com

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