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Re: Adding a new spec to WPT

From: James Graham <james@hoppipolla.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 10 May 2016 15:02:47 +0100
To: public-test-infra@w3.org
Message-ID: <5731EA07.8080204@hoppipolla.co.uk>
On 10/05/16 14:58, Shane McCarron wrote:
> Okay - sounds like a plan!  Do you think we should wait until the tests
> are ~complete, or can we start the integration with a handful of proof
> of concept tests and then flesh it out in situ?

I suggest starting as sooner so that you don't write a whole lot of 
tests that are unsuitable or need larger changes, for whatever reason.

>
> On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 8:52 AM, James Graham <james@hoppipolla.co.uk
> <mailto:james@hoppipolla.co.uk>> wrote:
>
>     On 10/05/16 14:29, Shane McCarron wrote:
>
>         Okay.... we are making good progress on the work of developing
>         tests for
>         the Web Annotation Data Model spec.  This is planned to go to CR
>         in the
>         coming weeks.  The work has not required any new "tools", but
>         does have
>         a couple of local python and JS utilities to assist with
>         generating the
>         .html files and evaluating the tests.
>
>         So.... what's the process for adding a new top level folder to
>         wpt?  The
>         shortname is annotation-model, and I have added it in my fork of
>         wpt [1]
>         for development purposes.
>
>
>     Make a pull request of the branch containing the new folder. Find
>     someone who understands the spec to review for specwise correctness,
>     and get someone who understands the test format to review for
>     correct API usage.
>
>
>
>
> --
> Shane McCarron
> Projects Manager, Spec-Ops
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