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Re: MobileOK Tests, Basic and Pro

From: Paul Walsh <paul@segala.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 16:59:45 +0000
Message-Id: <9A25844F-7FA1-44FF-B178-9BF16097B3D4@segala.com>
Cc: "MWI BPWG Public" <public-bpwg@w3.org>
To: "Jo Rabin" <jrabin@mtld.mobi>

I also agree :)

On 11 Feb 2008, at 16:41, Jo Rabin wrote:

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> I agree too. Think it might usefully be made clear in mobileOK Pro  
> that
> it confines itself to black box testing. Making that statement may in
> any case make a useful starting point for resolving some likely "grey
> area" discussions.
>
> Jo
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: public-bpwg-request@w3.org [mailto:public-bpwg-request@w3.org]
> On
>> Behalf Of Sean Owen
>> Sent: 11 February 2008 16:13
>> To: MWI BPWG Public
>> Subject: Re: MobileOK Tests, Basic and Pro
>>
>>
>> For what it is worth I also agree with Alan's interpretation here.
>>
>> On Feb 11, 2008 7:21 AM, Alan Chuter <achuter@technosite.es> wrote:
>>> I think that we should be clear from the outset whether this is
> about
>>> black box or white box testing. I had assumed it would be black box
>>> and that we simply require evaluation of what is produced. I don't
>>> think it's practical to expect that developers even have a formal
>>> development process and test records, which are not required by the
>>> BPs. Even if records are available, who can vouch for their
> veracity?
>>> There have been calls for process to be included in the evaluation
>>> process and there is a label here in Spain that includes it. But
>>> generally certification rests on the product as it is delivered. In
> an
>>> ideal world I would be in favour of auditing the development process
>>> but in practice I also am not in favour of it.
>
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>

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