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Re: proposed changes to the EARL schema

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Apr 2005 00:40:57 +0200
To: <public-wai-ert@w3.org>
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> I was thinking of a slightly different use case. I was 
> considering the case of using a persistent triplestore, like 
> 3store, Jena or Kowari for storing testsuites or test runs 
> that keeps a run number and several EARL test reports 
> contained within the test suite/test run. Each test 
> suite/test run would have to be unique and versioned. I was 
> not thinking about storing files, but an RDF tree or grove 
> of tests and tests...
> I do not see how the EARL report can identify itself in this 
> scenario?

OK, got it now. But what is an EARL *report* exactly? For example:

* tool A can execute 11 tests
* tool B can execute 62 tests
* policy C consists of 89 tests
* policy D consists of 17 tests

Maybe it is more flexible to use test/assertion pairs (rather than whole


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