[webkit-dev] make-script-test-wrappers not being maintained

Eric Seidel eric at webkit.org
Thu Sep 8 07:58:53 PDT 2011

We could also teach DumpRenderTree to lie about what "/" is, so we
could include the scripts like this:

<script href=/fast/js/resources/js-test-pre.js>

On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 1:14 AM, Adam Barth <abarth at webkit.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 12:41 AM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs at apple.com> wrote:
>> Do you have an idea for how to avoid needing to adjust the number of "../"
>> path segments in the path to the harness? That's the most annoying step of
>> the current copy/paste solution, and it does not seem like simplifying the
>> boilerplate as you suggest resolves that issue.
> One approach is to have an inline script that examines the URL and
> sets the base URL appropriately:
> <script>
> document.write('<base href="' + location.href.substr(0,
> location.href.lastIndexOf('LayoutTests/') + 'LayoutTests/'.length) +
> '">');
> </script>
> Of course, you could make the script more readable if you were willing
> to have it extend to more than one line.  If you wanted to get really
> fancy, you could restore the original base URL after loading the
> appropriate test harness scripts.
> Adam
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