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Re: URL Spec rewrite (bug 25946) and galimatias test results

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:41:18 -0700
Message-ID: <5450299E.4050206@intertwingly.net>
To: "Santiago M. Mola" <santi@mola.io>
CC: "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, "www-archive@w3.org" <www-archive@w3.org>
On 10/28/14 2:20 PM, Santiago M. Mola wrote:
> Hi Sam,
>
> Awesome work!
>
> I will review and fix everything as soon as possible and will come back
> to you.

You might want to wait for a day or two.  In particular, the null 
pointer exceptions were totally my fault, and are now fixed.  I'll 
produce a new list of items to discuss, and we can decide how to go from 
there (as an example, I'm quite willing to produce pull requests).

> Thank you,
>
> Santiago

- Sam Ruby

> 2014-10-25 2:36 GMT+02:00 Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net
> <mailto:rubys@intertwingly.net>>:
>
>     Hi Santiago, I'm following up on a suggestion from Mike Smith:
>
>     http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-__logs/whatwg/20141024#l-697
>     <http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/whatwg/20141024#l-697>
>
>     He suggested that I ask you for feedback on the following:
>
>     http://intertwingly.net/__projects/pegurl/url.html
>     <http://intertwingly.net/projects/pegurl/url.html>
>
>     I also said that I would test galimatias for compatibility.  I've
>     posted the results here:
>
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/>
>
>     A few notes: it doesn't appear to me that galimatias reports any
>     recoverable parse errors (for example, including a tab or a linefeed
>     inside a path).  Also galimatias doesn't provide the interfaces that
>     the URL Standard defines, for example to get the portname - an
>     interface that is supposed to return null if the port matches the
>     default port for the scheme.
>
>     Even with that accounted for, there still are a number of notable
>     results:
>
>     Null pointer exceptions, some examples:
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/bf8630587b
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/bf8630587b>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/4038fcfa6d
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/4038fcfa6d>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/275612041a
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/275612041a>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/2f33177681
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/2f33177681>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/e630bf59c6
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/e630bf59c6>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/a16d100f37
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/a16d100f37>
>
>     Returning an empty string instead of null for fragment:
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/1b77231365
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/1b77231365>
>
>     Returning an empty string instead of null for query:
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/24f081633d
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/24f081633d>
>
>     ipv6 addresses not wrapped in []:
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/54f86d22f2
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/54f86d22f2>
>
>     difference in case:
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/e40dedda84
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/e40dedda84>,
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest-__results/9a4e54b1c3
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest-results/9a4e54b1c3>
>
>     If you want to review how I captured these results, the program I
>     used can be found here:
>
>     http://intertwingly.net/__stories/2014/10/24/urltest.__java
>     <http://intertwingly.net/stories/2014/10/24/urltest.java>
>
>     Please let me know if you identify any problems with that program,
>     and I will be glad to rerun the tests.
>
>     - Sam Ruby
>
>
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