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Re: What *is* a spec test? (musings on feature interop tests)

From: Tobie Langel <tobie@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Nov 2013 14:08:01 +0100
To: Mihai Balan <mibalan@adobe.com>
Cc: "Public CSS Test suite mailing list (public-css-testsuite@w3.org)" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
Message-ID: <590961E109A14406A5D5E749EBE3DA0B@w3.org>
On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:23 PM, Mihai Balan wrote:
> However, it proved that the most “interesting” tests were not those that tested only CSS Regions but CSS Regions *and* X feature (already standardized or still in work but widely accepted and implemented). But in writing these tests, I realized they stretch quite a bit the current definition of what should be a spec tests in a CSSWG spec test suite – as some people have already pointed out. These tests are more “feature interoperability” tests than “spec tests”.
Would you be able to point to specific examples? IT's hard to discuss this in the abstract.


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