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Proposal to move WebApps' tests to github [Was: Re: Opera's SSE Tests on GitHub]

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 09:21:23 -0500
Message-ID: <50FD4EE3.2000406@nokia.com>
To: ext Odin HÝrthe Omdal <odinho@opera.com>
CC: Tina Zhao <tina.zhao@intel.com>, public-webapps-testsuite@w3.org
On 1/21/13 8:23 AM, ext Odin HÝrthe Omdal wrote:
> HTML tests have all moved to GitHub[1].  We had many discussions about 
> that on TPAC.  My understanding was that this move was not only for 
> HTML, but for all groups.  The infrastructure for it should be in 
> place, so it should be quite easy.
> So when I was speaking about GitHub, I actually meant having the full 
> webapps repository there, and adding the SSE tests to the relevant 
> subfolder on that repository.  I did not mean the current 
> forked-off-on-its-own repository on GitHub that the Opera SSE tests 
> have now.
> We just had a user Yaffle make 6 pull requests on GitHub [2] which is 
> a reinforcement of the reasons for moving our test repositories to 
> GitHub :-)  Also, HTML has already done the hard bits, so it should be 
> rather easy for us to move now.
> So, where do I/we start for doing this?

During WebApps' TPAC 2012 meeting, the group did not discuss moving its 
test repo to Github -  that move was discussed in one of Wednesday's TP 
meeting breakout sessions.

If you want to pursue this move, to facilitate WG-wide feedback, please 
send a proposal to public-webapps. Also, in the proposal, please be 
clear about who you expect to do the work.

-Thanks, AB

> [1] https://github.com/w3c/html-testsuite
> [2] https://github.com/w3c/event-source/pulls
Received on Monday, 21 January 2013 14:22:15 UTC

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