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Re: WebID-ISSUE-9 (bblfish): Develop WebID Test Suite [WebID Spec]

From: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2011 22:16:29 +0000
To: WebID Incubator Group WG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Cc: sysbot+tracker@w3.org
Message-ID: <20110129221629.12ee463e@miranda.g5n.co.uk>
On Sat, 29 Jan 2011 10:10:28 +0000
WebID Incubator Group Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:

> There were some tests out there already. Something to place in the
> mercurial repository.

Beginnings of a test suite is here:


The idea is that a test harness (and there's an example test harness
provided at http://buzzword.org.uk/2008/foaf_ssl/tests/test-harness.pl)
would take the manifest as input and run each test against an endpoint
which is what's being tested. The endpoint is a WebID-secured script
which simply echoes out a text/plain document consisting of a single
line: a dash if authentication is unsuccessful; the WebID URI

Toby A Inkster
Received on Saturday, 29 January 2011 22:16:28 UTC

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