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Re: Test Facilitator for the Presentation API

From: mark a. foltz <mfoltz@google.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2015 10:43:07 -0800
Message-ID: <CALgg+HHDUk7dXR1qD4XOdF4-isv0bHVzx1yc+SLf8GU0YXFTbw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Bassbouss, Louay" <louay.bassbouss@fokus.fraunhofer.de>
Cc: "public-secondscreen@w3.org" <public-secondscreen@w3.org>
Thanks Louay for kicking this off and getting the IDL tests up and running!

m.


On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 9:09 AM, Bassbouss, Louay <
louay.bassbouss@fokus.fraunhofer.de> wrote:

> Dear group members,
>
> I added a new Testing section [1] in the wiki that describes how to setup
> the test environment and how to write tests for the Presentation API. As
> you know, we will use the Web Platform Tests Project [2] as a Test Suite
> for the Presentation API. I already submitted a new PR [3] with initial
> folder structure and IDLharness for the Presentation API. once this PR is
> merged in the main repository we will have an additional folder
> “presentation-api” in the web-platform-tests project similar to other W3C
> API. inside this folder we will have two subfolders “controlling-ua” and
> “receiving-ua” to test the Presentation API on controlling and receiving
> user agents. The initial version I submitted contains WebIDL tests of the
> Presentation API (each of the “controlling-ua” and “receiving-ua” contains
> a test file “idlharness.html”). After the PR is merged, you are welcomed to
> submit tests ;). I will share with you more details about test strategy of
> the Presentation API in the next days. Looking forward for your feedback
> and comments.
>
> Thx,
> Louay
>
> [1] https://www.w3.org/wiki/Second_Screen/Work_Mode#Testing
> [2] https://github.com/w3c/web-platform-tests
> [3] https://github.com/w3c/web-platform-tests/pull/2432
>
> On 05 Nov 2015, at 11:12, Anton Vayvod <avayvod@google.com> wrote:
>
> Welcome to the new role Louay!!! Glad to hear this task has been picked up
> by someone!!!
>
> On Thu, Nov 5, 2015 at 8:55 AM, Bassbouss, Louay <
> louay.bassbouss@fokus.fraunhofer.de> wrote:
>
>> Thx Anssi I'm also happy to take this role ;). Yes I will prepare a plan
>> for testing and share it with the group soon. For this, I'd like to have a
>> documentation page for testing. We can use a Wiki page or markdown file(s)
>> on GH (we can put a pointer to it from the wiki and other places). I prefer
>> markdown as usual ;). Next step for me is to study the Web Platform Tests
>> project on GH [1] and prepare a plan for Presentation API tests based on it.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Louay
>>
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: Kostiainen, Anssi [mailto:anssi.kostiainen@intel.com]
>> > Sent: Mittwoch, 4. November 2015 14:45
>> > To: Bassbouss, Louay <louay.bassbouss@fokus.fraunhofer.de>; public-
>> > secondscreen@w3.org
>> > Subject: Test Facilitator for the Presentation API
>> >
>> > Hi All,
>> >
>> > I'm happy to announce Louay has accepted a role to become the Test
>> > Facilitator [1] for the Presentation API. Thank you Louay!
>> >
>> > As discussed at F2F [2], this is an important role that ensures we're
>> able to
>> > advance the spec along the Rec Track. We're breaking new ground in terms
>> > of testing with this API since we have two conformance classes to be
>> tested:
>> > one for the controlling and one for receiving use agent.
>> >
>> > All - you should consider Test Facilitator role similar to an Editor
>> role but for
>> > the test suite, so please work with Louay and contribute to the testing
>> > activities (create & review test cases, fix bugs etc.) as actively as
>> you've done
>> > for the actual spec itself.
>> >
>> > My expectation is that Louay will share a plan how we'll move the
>> testing
>> > activities forward in the coming weeks and will be asking for your
>> input and
>> > help in areas identified. Stay tuned.
>> >
>> > Thanks,
>> >
>> > -Anssi (WG chair)
>> >
>> >
>> > [1] https://www.w3.org/wiki/Second_Screen/Work_Mode#Test_Facilitator
>> > [2] http://www.w3.org/2015/10/29-webscreens-minutes.html#item10
>>
>>
>
>
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