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Re: [REFERRER] Referrer Policy Test Suite - The first batch is in!

From: Brad Hill <hillbrad@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 22 May 2015 18:34:11 +0000
Message-ID: <CAEeYn8g0SEaG28=NbfXjtz5YtRCpArjEPpRhZ6Oab4pO+rYCFw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kristijan Burnik <burnik@google.com>, public-webappsec@w3.org
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On Fri, May 22, 2015 at 5:46 AM Kristijan Burnik <burnik@google.com> wrote:

> Hi to all,
>
> For the past three weeks I've been working on creating a test suite for
> the new Referrer Policy together with the editors of the spec: Mike and
> Jochen.
>
> They have been immensely helpful with their guidance and review!
>
> The first batch of the test suite including nearly 500 tests for the
> Referrer Policy has landed here today:
> https://github.com/w3c/web-platform-tests/tree/master/referrer-policy
>
> As this is still a very early stage of both the spec and the test suite,
> any comments, suggestions or issues posted are very welcome! I'm looking
> forward to get some of your input and feedback.
>
> Please include the subject prefix [REFERRER] when sending out an e-mail or
> reporting an issue on GitHub.
>
> TL; DR
> --
>
> Just to remind, here is the Referrer Policy draft spec:
> http://w3c.github.io/webappsec/specs/referrer-policy/
>
> As for the test suite, here's some of the planned maintenance that's
> currently in development:
> - reduce size of the HTML test file and strive to increase run-time
> performance
> - extend the test generator to support command line flags for selecting
> templates
> - remove sanity checks when in production
> - rearrange the test suite into debug/release mode for getting best out of
> both worlds
> - determine which tests are exhibiting duplicate behavior and/or can be
> excluded
> - HTTP redirection tests
> - HTTPS to HTTP downgrades
>
> The most up to date suite you can find in my fork of the WPT (branch:
> referrer-policy-test-case):
>
> https://github.com/kristijanburnik/web-platform-tests/tree/referrer-policy-test-case/referrer-policy
>
> Pull requests are welcome! :-)
>
> --
>
> *Kristijan Burnik*
>
> Software Engineering Intern
>
> burnik@google.com
>
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