[webkit-dev] layout tests

David Carson dacarson at gmail.com
Tue May 15 09:34:04 PDT 2007

I forgot to add that there is some documentation here:
this does not explain DumpRenderTree, but does explain some of the
Javascript interfaces I refereed to below.


On 5/15/07, David Carson <dacarson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Reem,
> My understanding of DumpRenderTree is that is a component of the
> script WebKitTools/Scripts/run-webkit-tests. It sets up WebKit to run
> a particular test case. When I say sets up WebKit, what I mean is that
> it binds a set of interfaces into javascript, sets the window size to
> be 800x600, sets the colour depth to a known value (not sure what this
> is) and moves the window off the screen, and stdout is written to an
> output file.
> I believe that there is checked in Qt port that might be easier to
> port than the objective-C based Mac version.
> Cheers
> Davidc
> On 5/14/07, Reem Yazigi <reemyazigi at hotmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > Hello,
> > I'm currently using WebKit and trying to estimate how complicated will
> > porting the "DumpRenderTree" project be. I need to run WebKit's Layout tests
> > on Linux with gdk. So, I want to understand the code of "DumpRenderTree"
> > first and figure out how browser and OS dependent it is. So, I was wondering
> > if you have any documentation for this project!! Please let me know Where
> > can I find some documentation for the code. There's no comments inside the
> > code and I need to understand what it does quickly to be able to estimated
> > the amount of work needed to port "DumpRenderTree".
> > Thanks,
> > Reem.
> > ________________________________
> >  More photos, more messages, more storage—get 2GB with Windows Live Hotmail.
> > _______________________________________________
> > webkit-dev mailing list
> > webkit-dev at lists.webkit.org
> > http://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-dev
> >
> >

More information about the webkit-dev mailing list