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Re: Conformance stuff

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2000 16:22:08 +0200
Message-Id: <p05001916b6135fc5a361@[138.96.249.69]>
To: shane@aptest.com
Cc: www-html-testsuite@w3.org, dsr@w3.org
Shane,

At 9:15 -0500 18/10/00, Shane P. McCarron wrote:
>Dave Raggett suggested I contact you about XHTML and conformance
>testing.  I would like to discuss how we might make some test suites a
>deliverable of the HTML Working Group.  Can you indicate a good time
>when we could discuss this?  Assuming, of course, you are the right
>person.

Yes I'm the right person. It's very important to start some kind of 
test suite for XHTML.

I propose that people interested discuss it in the mailing list 
www-html-testsuite and starts the work now.

OK I take the freedom to add you to the list as
	Tantek Celik
	Ian Hickson
	James F. Carter

Vincent Quint, Gerald Oskoboinsky, Takuya Asada, Masayasu Ishikawa 
are already there. This list is semi-public, in the sense archives 
are public but to be subscribed, you must ask me. Just to be sure to 
have a constructive work on it.


A good reference for the work done around test-suite is

	http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Test/svg-manual-r200.html

So I propose to start now, and to give us, Shane, what kind of test 
of primary test you need.
	What Specs? XHTML 1.0, XHTML Basic, etc.
	What kind of test?
	...

-- 
Karl Dubost / W3C - Conformance Manager
           http://www.w3.org/

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