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Re: Running tests in a single window

From: Mark Watson <watsonm@netflix.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:36:19 -0400
Message-ID: <CAEnTvdBaR1TCGxAF79voxhoSzduEpD7idMZeo5aZRjvwgRNyKw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Shane McCarron <shane@spec-ops.io>
Cc: public-test-infra <public-test-infra@w3.org>
On Fri, Aug 26, 2016 at 10:25 AM, Shane McCarron <shane@spec-ops.io> wrote:

> I like the idea of pushing the list of tests to run into localstorage and
> then having testrunner know how to iterate over that.  stash results in
> localstorage too.
> Another nice change would be to push the results to the backend after each
> test (just in case things to sideways on the client) so that stuff doesn't
> get lost.
> The framework currently doesn't have any way to do either of these
> things.  How urgent is your need?

​If we are going to use results from this device in our implementation
report, we need to do it in the next couple of weeks. But it is not certain
that we need to. I'll do some experimentation along the lines above and
come back to the list with the results.



> On Fri, Aug 26, 2016 at 9:16 AM, Mark Watson <watsonm@netflix.com> wrote:
>> All,
>> I am wondering about running some of the WPT tests on an implementation
>> which does not support multiple windows / tabs. I have successfully run
>> individual tests on this device, but the test runner doesn't work (because
>> window.open doesn't work).
>> Has anyone else looked at this ?
>> I can think of various ways to approach it, such as keeping the
>> outstanding test list and results so far in local storage and navigating to
>> the next test as each test completes etc.
>> Thanks in advance for any advice.
>> ...Mark
> --
> Shane McCarron
> Projects Manager, Spec-Ops
Received on Friday, 26 August 2016 14:36:46 UTC

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