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Re: Testcase attrcreatetextnode2.xml in level1/core does not exercise the test

From: Mary Brady <mbrady@nist.gov>
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 06:45:26 -0700
Message-ID: <000e01c1eb96$ebde4a00$7300a8c0@scooby>
To: <www-dom-ts@w3.org>
Cc: <mbrady@nist.gov>
Hmmm -- not I'm even more confused.  When I looked at 
the original test, I thought that the expected result was 
supposed to be "Y&ent1;", not the expanded version.  I 
don't have the spec in front of me at the moment, but I 
believe both it and the comment against it were that the 
expected result should not expand the entity, rather be 
the text itself.  Thus, there was a problem with the test, 
setting the result to "Y%ent1" instead of "Y&ent1;".  At 
that point, I would have changed the test to simply use 
"Y&ent1;" instead.  After further consideration, it might 
be better to change it to be some other entity, maybe 
"Y&ent2;", since that particular attribute is already set 
to "Y&ent1;" in the staff.xml file -- it's difficult to determine 
that the setValue actually did anything otherwise.


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Received on Wednesday, 24 April 2002 06:48:10 UTC

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