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Re: Minutes, SVG WG Brussels f2f day 4 (Monday)

From: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Jun 2010 23:12:49 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTikideHWwFz0n2I_JhJH-MgqC8kd0UbFLYFYlJty@mail.gmail.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: Patrick Dengler <patd@microsoft.com>, www-svg@w3.org, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 10:46 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:

>
> I should also point out that all of the Microsoft SVG-in-HTML tests that I
> looked at are invalid according to the HTML5 spec. They all rely on the IE
> bug where the DOM 'childNodes' list does not include text nodes that are
> entirely collapsed whitespace. These tests should really be fixed or removed
> ... it doesn't look good to claim a higher degree of HTML5 conformance than
> other browsers based on tests that rely on an IE HTML5 conformance bug.
>

I also tried to bring this to Patrick's attention about a month ago:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2010May/0010.html

Regards,
Jeff
Received on Thursday, 3 June 2010 04:13:22 GMT

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