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RE: Where can I get these files?

From: Arnold, Curt <Curt.Arnold@hyprotech.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2001 11:40:41 -0600
Message-ID: <70E215722F6AD511820A000103D141D40AA5D3@thor.aeathtl.com>
To: "'www-dom-ts@w3.org'" <www-dom-ts@w3.org>
Cc: "'jana@birdstep.org'" <jana@birdstep.org>
The tests are available from the W3C CVS server in module 2001/DOM-Test-Suite See http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/dev.w3.org for details on anonymous access.

The tests are built using Ant 1.4 (http://jakarta.apache.org).  Last time I checked, it was necessary to remove crimson and xalan from the Ant distribution with Xalan 2.1 due to a bug that caused
Xalan to fail, but I haven't confirmed that is still a problem.  You must have SED and PATCH on your path before invoking Ant.  Currently, we build tests for Java (using Junit http://www.junit.org)
and ECMAScript (using JSUnit, http://www.jsunit.net), support for other bindings is anticipated, but not currently available.

domconftest.sourceforge.net was set up so that we could use SourceForge's tracker bug database, but has been inactive.  

I personally was the primary developer of the xmlconf.sourceforge.net's DOM related tests (which were mostly derived from NIST's work) and have been very involved in the NIST/W3C effort, so though
they are organizationally independent, there is a lot of commonality.  The www-dom-ts stuff on xmlconf is out of date.

NIST is working on their DOM Level 2 submission currently and hopefully will commit them shortly.

Hope that is enough to get you started.  If not, let us know what operating system and binding you are working with.
Received on Monday, 15 October 2001 13:42:43 UTC

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