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Re: Fwd: Test Changes Proposal

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:52:09 +0100
To: "Benjamin Schaaf" <ben.schaaf@gmail.com>
Cc: public-test-infra@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.yvsy87yxidj3kv@simons-mbp>
On Fri, 17 Feb 2017 03:21:34 +0100, Benjamin Schaaf <ben.schaaf@gmail.com>  

> Yea, I agree, having both (help and a JSON file) would be good. The
> help links are good documentation and can help analyzing test coverage
> and the JSON file can be used for classifying tests.
> Maybe instead of just a js file for setting expected margins we can
> have a JSON file that matches user agent strings to margins. This
> would make it easy to run the tests on travis (since it runs the same
> code for ff and chrome afaik).

Hmm. Yeah, maybe. As much as I hate the idea of UA sniffing in tests, I  
think there aren't any great options. Unless everyone can agree on a  
particular margin they want to use, and we just require that much margin  
in the specification...

Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Friday, 17 February 2017 11:52:47 UTC

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