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SV: [General] Status?

From: Dimitris Dimitriadis <dimitris.dimitriadis@improve.se>
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2001 17:17:01 +0200
Message-ID: <9F67DC27F4CCD311ABA600508B6A66A44A6BA8@VXOIMP1>
To: "'Mary Brady'" <mbrady@nist.gov>, Dimitris Dimitriadis <dimitris.dimitriadis@improve.se>, www-dom-ts@w3.org
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Från: Mary Brady [mailto:mbrady@nist.gov]
Skickat: den 9 augusti 2001 18:02
Till: Dimitris Dimitriadis; www-dom-ts@w3.org
Ämne: Re: [General] Status?

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> Haven't done anything on Python.
> [dd] We'll definitely allow some time to tweak the transforms if needed
> we have the test files ready.
> > 2. A general discussion as to whether ANT will be used as the primary
> > for builds.
> I thought it was the most appropriate tool.  What alternatives would you
> like to suggest?
> [dd] none, it was merely a comment aimed at raising a discussion if anyone
> feels we should have another tool. ANT works fine for me, besides we can
> really use any tool we like for building the TS before packaging it.
[mb] Ant works for me, but it is not trivial to get ant, cvs, the
appropriate parsers,
xslt processor, etc working together.  Some documentation would sure help!

[dd] I just published the DOM TS FAQ and will work some more on the
technical documentation during the weekend. If anyone has anything handy,
please mail it to me so that I can include it.

> > 4. Release of NIST tests, sanity check, editing, being done.
> I understand NIST's desire not to publish anything that isn't almost
> perfect.  But it is impossible to determine any coverage issues and
> discourages anyone else from trying to contribute tests until the NIST
> are committed to the CVS (which will hopefully happen shortly).
> [dd] I agree, I believe we will be able to go into sanity checking phase
> quite soon.
[mb] Not sure what you mean here -- our less than perfect tests are and
have been available for some time.  The tests have been modified, but have
not all been translated and compiled.  I would expect that any contribution
not be accepted until it met this minimum requirement.

[dd] I actually had some problems reaching your test matrix page, and thus
the tests themselves. I would have liked to see the test files when sanity
checking transforms (both for schema and code generation) using them as
samples, which I take can be done now. 

> > 5. Production of documentation, being done.
> >
> > I think all other issues that have been raised have been solved. Please
> > advise if this is not the case.
> >
> > Kind regards,
> >
> > /Dimitris
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