A couple of additional things that could be investigated and documented
(in the compliance document and with test cases):
- keeps with .within-line (i.e. inline keeps)
- the amount of space resolution we do (probably not so much and not too
good, see space-before/after.conditionality)

On 09.08.2005 17:14:55 Jeremias Maerki wrote:
> Welcome!
> 
> What I didn't tell you earlier today when you wrote to me was that
> Manuel Mall and I have already done most of that work during the last
> few days. There are still a few TODO items in the compliance document
> itself some of which Manuel already addressed by writing testcase. There
> are certainly a few other details left to be sorted out but I think
> we're almost fine. However, having test cases especially for certain
> properties (like baseline-shift and the whole whitespace-related set of
> properties) would be really good to have.
> 
> What I would like to suggest to you is that you set up FOP Trunk (from
> SVN) on your machine together with the latest Forrest release.
> 
> Docs on doc management are here:
> http://xml.apache.org/fop/dev/doc.html
> 
> When you're done with that familiarize yourself with the layout engine
> test cases in the test/layoutengine directory. The following Wiki page
> will help you understand who that stuff works:
> http://wiki.apache.org/xmlgraphics-fop/HowToCreateLayoutEngineTests
> 
> About how to find out about the capabilities of FOP trunk is not quite
> straight-forward because we obviously don't have too much documentation,
> yet? :-) Source of information are the layout engine test cases, the
> source code and us developers. Don't hesitate to ask questions. We're
> glad to have people around us to help us.
> 
> I assume you're already a FOP user, so if you have FO documents to run
> through FOP, please do that and help us identify problem points.
> Creating isolated, minimal test cases out of these problems is a big
> step towards documenting and fixing them.
> 
> On 09.08.2005 16:57:52 Patrick Paul wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > My name is Patrick Paul and I just joined the fop-dev mailing list.
> > 
> > As a first contribution to the project, I would like to extend the 
> > compliance document to show 1.0dev capabilities and allow comparison 
> > between 0.20.5 and 1.0dev.
> > 
> > Afterwards I  hope to extend the documentation in general.
> > 
> > For now, I have the following question: where do I get the information 
> > about the capabilities of FOP-1.0dev ?
> > 
> > Patrick Paul
> 
> 
> 
> Jeremias Maerki



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