[webkit-dev] Rebaselining render tree dumps

Dan Bernstein mitz at apple.com
Mon Dec 6 14:12:28 PST 2010

On Dec 6, 2010, at 12:30 PM, David Hyatt wrote:

> RenderTreeAsTetxt has a large number of hacks in it that have been put in over time to keep the dumps from changing too dramatically.  Some of these include:
> (1) Table cells dump incorrect dimensions and positions.
> (2) Text nodes dump an incorrect bounding box position.
> (3) RenderInlines don't dump their position at all.
> (4) The root layer incorporates overflow when it shouldn't.
> (5) The root element has a RenderLayer when there has been no need for it to have a RenderLayer for years.  It only has one in order to not change all the layout tests.

Not a RenderTreeAsText hack per se, but

(6) There’s something called RenderBody ;-)

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