[webkit-help] Platform specific expected files for layout test cases

Sravan sra1sandela at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 07:24:50 PDT 2012

This is called re-baselining. First verify if the change is legitimate, if
so, then update those tests in test_expectations.txt, (trac.*webkit*
.org/wiki/*TestExpectations* )

Also refer to trac.*webkit*.org/wiki/Rebaseline .

In most of the cases, you dont need to worry about base lining on all the


On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 4:23 PM, Arpita Bahuguna
<arpitabahuguna at gmail.com>wrote:

> Dear Webkit team,
> In case the fix for some issue is changing the expected output of an
> existing Layout Test case which is platform specific; while submitting
> patch for such an issue do we generate new expected files for all platforms
> (which might not be possible) or do we submit the patch with the new
> expected file for one specific platform alone?
> The issue which I am currently working on is related to the rendering of
> replaced elements within a table-cell (with auto/percent height) [
> https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=81084]
> The fix for the above issue changes the expected output (png image) for
> the WebKit\LayoutTests\fast\replaced\width100percent-image.html test case.
> This test case is platform dependent.
> I now wish to submit a patch for the above issue. The patch should
> therefore contain the new expected output for the aforementioned test case.
> How do I get the expected file (xxxxx.png) for different platforms?
> Thanks in advance.
> Regards,
> Arpita
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