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Re: Font module test suite?

From: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2010 19:57:47 -0700 (PDT)
To: Paul Irish <paul.irish@gmail.com>
Cc: Vladimir Levantovsky <Vladimir.Levantovsky@monotypeimaging.com>, www-font <www-font@w3.org>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1584393649.18071.1279249067833.JavaMail.root@cm-mail03.mozilla.org>
Paul Irish wrote:

> I'd heard some murmurs of a test suite for the font module. 
> I'm especially interested in the unicode-range portion of @font-face. 
> What is the status of this effort? I'd love to help out. 

Tests for the unicode-range descriptor of the @font-face rule would be
covered by the test suite for CSS3 Fonts.  The Fonts WG will be
working on a test suite related specifically to the WOFF format.

I have a tracking bug for the CSS3 Fonts test suite here:


Feel free to contribute tests.  The only requirement is that they be
in CSS Test Suite format (look over the MS tests for an example).  I'm
going to set up my tests in reftest format which compares two pages
that should render exactly the same way (as opposed to comparing to a
saved image).  This allows automated testing.  Naturally, you can
write the reftests in such a way that trained monkey testing (i.e.
manual visual testing) can also be used.

cc'ing www-style.


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