[webkit-dev] Importing W3C tests for HTML template elements

Dirk Pranke dpranke at chromium.org
Fri Dec 6 10:15:40 PST 2013

The way I got around this when I was first working on it was to simply map
imported/w3c onto a subdirectory of the document root in apache; it's a two
line change.

For some time I've toyed with the idea of changing the DocumentRoot to just
be LayoutTests/, so that any test could be run over http directly. A lot of
tests and test results would need to be updated for this, but I think it
could simplify the test organization a fair amount and open up some
interesting possibilities.

-- Dirk

On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 6:25 PM, Darin Adler <darin at apple.com> wrote:

> If that's really ends up being super hard we can always put yet another
> third-party or imported directory inside the http directory as previously
> suggested. it's annoying to have three different places for imported tests
> and code, but not something I want to hold us up for a long time.
> -- Darin
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Dec 5, 2013, at 5:51 PM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa at webkit.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 11:19 AM, Darin Adler <darin at apple.com> wrote:
>> On Dec 4, 2013, at 6:48 AM, youenn fablet <youennf at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am planning to add some XHR tests from
>> https://github.com/w3c/web-platform-tests.
>> My initial plan was to add them in a subdirectory of
>> LayoutTests/http/tests/w3c.
>> If adding them into LayoutTests/imported/w3c, that would probably
>> require updating the test scripts to start/stop the HTTP test server for
>> that particular sub-folder.
>> Any preference?
>> I’d prefer LayoutTests/imported/w3c. Although I’m not so happy about the
>> different terminology we are using for “imported” vs. “ThirdParty”, which
>> seems like the same concept at the top level of the directory structure.
> One trickiness to it is that we don't currently run any HTTP test in
> parallel and the document root of the HTTP server is set to
> LayoutTests/http/tests so we might need to modify that or restart the HTTP
> server whenever we're running HTTP tests outside of LayoutTests/http.
> - R. Niwa
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