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Re: Minutes from telcon 20020920

From: Dimitris Dimitriadis <dimitris@ontologicon.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 18:09:06 +0200
Cc: <www-dom-ts@w3.org>
To: David Faure <david@mandrakesoft.com>
Message-Id: <1E3194B2-D0A1-11D6-88A4-000393556882@ontologicon.com>

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On Tuesday, September 24, 2002, at 05:58  PM, David Faure wrote:

> Hello,
>
> thanks for the minutes of the telephone conference.
> I didn't know it would include specific discussion on specific tests...
> If possible I'd like to be part of the next telephone conference then.
>
[dd] absolutely, I think I did send an agenda covering the issues we 
would go through to the mailing list.

> For now I would like to comment on the following issue:
>
>> 17. file:///C:/cygwin/home/Administrator/2001/DOM-Test-
>> Suite/build/level2/html/ecmascript/tests/HTMLPreElement01.ht
>>
>> Comment: The width attribute specifies the fixed width for
>> content. Retrieve the width attribute and examine it's value.
>>
>> Johnny: The spec says pre.width is an unsigned long, but IE returns it
>> as a string???
>>
>> "widthLink"
>> Expected 277 (number) but was 277 (string)
>>
>> Johnny: I'm happy be to say that this should get back to a string even
>> if it doesn't make sense... Netscape didn't expose the pre in NS3.
>>
>> -> change
>
> Does this mean you are going to change the test to match IE's broken
> behaviour?
> Both Mozilla and Konqueror return it as a number, as the spec says.
> Shouldn't this be flagged as an IE bug instead?
> [I don't understand the comment about NS3...]
>
> For the rest I'm happy to see that IE has more failures on the test
> than the current Konqueror (down to 31 failures right now, and still
> working on it) :-)
>
> Thanks,
> David.
>
Received on Wednesday, 25 September 2002 12:09:07 GMT

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