[webkit-dev] skipping tests on Chromium

Dimitri Glazkov dglazkov at chromium.org
Mon Aug 30 10:00:04 PDT 2010

// Doesn't apply to Chromium (QuickTime-specific behavior)


On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 9:43 AM, Eric Carlson <eric.carlson at apple.com> wrote:
> On Aug 30, 2010, at 8:59 AM, Dimitri Glazkov wrote:
>> We never had platform/chromium/Skipped, as far as I know.
>  Ah, I saw that platform/chromium/Skipped was removed in r66261 and assumed it was a change.
>> Instead, we
>> use the expectations file:
>> http://trac.webkit.org/browser/trunk/LayoutTests/platform/chromium/test_expectations.txt
>> Instead of skipping tests, we still run them, but expect them to fail.
>> This allows for both being able to see how the test fails and pulling
>> down baselines when it just needs to be updated.
>  What is the correct METADATA for a new media test that doesn't apply to Chromium (it is for a QuickTime specific behavior)? I think the test will fail because it uses a movie you probably don't support, so filing a bug seems like unnecessary busy work. I think the test will time out but I don't know so what is the correct EXPECTATIONS?
> eric

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