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Re: CSS 2.1 Test Suite harness

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2010 15:32:33 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTinrZOo0sAiw-DJMA9gOO3iqJK3Ze1x9Dj1P0daZ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 3:25 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 1:15 PM, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com> wrote:
>> I've been working on a test suite harness for the 2.1 test suite, in order to make running the tests faster.
>> This harness is local-only, but uses a client-side (Web SQL) database to store results, so you can come back to the harness later and not lose results. Note that it assumes the tests are local, so cannot be used to run the tests that require http.
>> The suite is in WebKit SVN here:
>> <http://trac.webkit.org/browser/trunk/WebKitTools/CSSTestSuiteHarness>
>> Here are instructions for getting the WebKit code:
>> <http://webkit.org/building/checkout.html>
>> You should just be able to checkout the WebKitTools/CSSTestSuiteHarness directory.
>> The harness is work-in-progress, and has only been tested in Safari. Fixes/comments/suggestions welcome.
> Ooh, that's *excellent*.  Thanks very much, Simon.  Luckily I didn't
> do very many tests on the web version yesterday, because I can run
> through things ridiculously faster with this.

Also, if anyone else is trying to use this, in order to get it to work
you have to follow these steps:

1. Run a local server.  I'll assume that you create a folder called
CSSharness, and put the /harness folder from the webkit SVN in there.

2. Download all the tests.  Put them in CSSharness/20100917/html4 (or
xhtml, as appropriate).

3. Put testinfo.data in CSSharness/20100917.

4. Run /CSSharness/harness/harness.html.

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