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Re: [CSS 2.1] Trying to make sense of CSS test suite results

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2010 16:33:52 -0800
Message-ID: <4CEB0BF0.7040604@inkedblade.net>
To: John Jansen <John.Jansen@microsoft.com>
CC: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 11/22/2010 08:10 AM, John Jansen wrote:
> I have been thinking about the same problem. Ideally we'd have a database that
> maps the test cases to the part of the spec they are testing in a very clear
> way, so we could group the tests appropriately and be able to say "This
> {appropriateScope} is not implementable..." so we could address that entire
> section of the spec at once, rather than one-off via test cases.

We actually do have this data. The problem is that the CSS2.1 spec's sectioning
is not very granular. E.g. it groups EVERYTHING that has to do with background
painting into one big section, instead of splitting it off by property... :/

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 23 November 2010 00:34:32 GMT

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