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Re: ACTION-139 options for test suite design

From: Declan Groves <dgroves@computing.dcu.ie>
Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2012 16:46:32 +0100
Message-ID: <CAOi_1PaonyqLcpd86rRXJ6BFKuGi7wWYh0yk3mTmEDgB8sayfw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dave Lewis <dave.lewis@cs.tcd.ie>
Cc: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>, Multilingual Web LT Public List <public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org>, Leroy Finn <finnle@tcd.ie>, Dominic Jones <Dominic.Jones@cs.tcd.ie>, Ankit Srivastava <asrivastava@computing.dcu.ie>
Dave,

3) select one of the new ITS2.0 data categories start to test out the
> suite. any preferences, perhaps domain?
>

Language information, translate or domain would be ideal data categories to
start out with - not only for selfish reasons - but they are the categories
that have the largest number of proposed implementations according to the
google doc:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AvFh3PcCczdRdF9mZ1UyS3VXT2pNNnllLWtQa0lFOFE


Declan


On 23 July 2012 16:39, Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi Dave,
>
> great, thanks for the update. I will keep
> Hi Dave,
>
> thanks a lot for the info. I have changed the ownership of ACTION-139 and
> ACTION-145 to you and put the deadline to 13 August. With regards to the 26
> July publication we will be delayed for 1/2 a week - I will send a separate
> mail about this now.
>
> Best,
>
> Felix
>
> 2012/7/19 Dave Lewis <dave.lewis@cs.tcd.ie>
>
>> Hi Felix,
>> just to keep you posted, Leroy is now familiarising himself with the
>> existing ITS1.0 testsuite and the other scripts you kindly provided and dom
>> is looking at the W3C test suite format.
>>
>> Our broad plan currently is to:
>> 1) get the ITS1.0 suite working locally
>> 2) do an initial draft of documenting this with the W3C test suite
>> format, using your existing ITS1.0 test suite material, and check then the
>> HTML and its param variations, as these are a delta on the ITS1.0 test
>> suite.
>> 3) select one of the new ITS2.0 data categories start to test out the
>> suite. any preferences, perhaps domain?
>> 4) look for some earlier implementors willing to help us test out the
>> test suite - actually how we 'sign off' on the test suite is something we
>> need to discuss how to do - I guess with more people involved it needs to
>> be a more transparent, checkable process, but feedback/guidance welcome.
>>
>> If that goes smoothly we might aim to complete the rest of the basic test
>> suite aligned to the 26th Jul draft, say for 13th Aug, so we can then get
>> broad feedback on the sign-off process and the documentation and usability
>> of the tests with the aim of having something more broadly useful by the
>> Prague meeting in September. We anticipate of course that this will be an
>> iterative process, especially as the spec evolves.
>>
>> cheers,
>> Dave
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On 05/07/2012 18:43, Felix Sasaki wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I have started to work on a test suite format for ITS 2.0, based on the
>>> ITS 1.0 test suite. Please have a look at the attached test suite file. It
>>> covers all tests for ITS 1.0. These are all automatic, that is expected
>>> output and real output of a system easily can be compared. The test suite
>>> format also allows for manual tests. In that case, the "assertion" element
>>> is important to state the assertion.
>>>
>>> Here is an example test:
>>>
>>> <testlastModified="2012-07-05"**datacat="localizationnote"**
>>> relatedTest="locnote-global-**note"
>>>
>>>             conformanceType="global"id="**t9"type="automatic"**
>>> inputfiletype="xml"
>>>             specreference="http://www.w3.**org/International/**
>>> multilingualweb/lt/drafts/**its20/its20.html#locNote-**global<http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/its20.html#locNote-global>
>>> ">
>>> <assertion>Some description of what should happen in the
>>> test.</assertion>
>>> <inputFile
>>>                 location="http://www.w3.org/**International/its/tests/**
>>> inputdata/EX-locNote-element-**1.xml<http://www.w3.org/International/its/tests/inputdata/EX-locNote-element-1.xml>
>>> ">
>>> <resultFile
>>>                     location="http://www.w3.org/**
>>> International/its/tests/test1/**EX-locNote-element-1-result.**xml<http://www.w3.org/International/its/tests/test1/EX-locNote-element-1-result.xml>
>>> "
>>>                     implementation="impl1"/>
>>> </inputFile>
>>> </test>
>>>
>>> I think the names speak for themselves. I hope that it will be easy to
>>> transform this to the w3c test suite format we discussed today during the
>>> call. Comments are very welcome.
>>>
>>> Best,
>>>
>>> Felix
>>>
>>> --
>>> Felix Sasaki
>>> DFKI / W3C Fellow
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Felix Sasaki
> DFKI / W3C Fellow
>
>


-- 
Dr. Declan Groves
Research Integration Officer
Centre for Next Generation Localisation (CNGL)
Dublin City University

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