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Re: Nearly there

From: Dimitris Dimitriadis <dimitris@ontologicon.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 12:03:31 +0200
Cc: <www-dom-ts@w3.org>
To: "Mary Brady" <mbrady@nist.gov>
Message-Id: <22DA2D70-04E8-11D6-B516-000393556882@ontologicon.com>
> 1. HTML tests. Given an earlier thread, there was some confusion about
> these tests. The tests that are committed now are level 2 HTML tests
> only, and if I understand correctly, some of them could be used as
> Level1 HTML tests as well. If this is the case, we should come up with a
> mechanism to do this, perhaps by submitting slightly altered tests, or
> in the trasnform of the source.
> [mb] We'll see if we can provide a summary of substantive changes from
> level1 to level2.

[dd] To get things straight, then, this would mean that we can use the 
tests that are not that different between levels as level 1 tests?

> [mb] I think Lofton Henderson wrote a test writer's manual for svg that
> I remember being reasonable.  Maybe we can take some things from it.
> Here's the link...
>     http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Test/svgTest-manual.htm
[dd] I'm working with Lofton in the QA group, I'll see if there's an 
easy transition from that document to our test suite family. I suspect 
it takes an equal amount of time to write a new document for our 
purposes, since we have a different approach. I'll look into it over the 
next few days.

Received on Wednesday, 9 January 2002 05:02:43 UTC

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