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From Stefan Guggisberg <stefan.guggisb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Node.hasProperty clarification
Date Fri, 23 Sep 2005 15:57:08 GMT
On 9/23/05, David Caruana <david.caruana@alfresco.org> wrote:
> What is the expected behaviour if Node.hasProperty is called with a
> malformed path?  I believe it can throw a RepositoryException, but the
> spec isn't explicit.

i agree. passing a syntactically invalid relative path should result in a
RepositoryException (malformed path/name). this would be consistent
with the rest of the api. and the spec should be more explicit in this case.

> If that is the case, there may be an issue with the TCK
> NodeReadMethodsTest.testHasProperty().  It builds a non-existent
> property name by cycling through the existing property names and
> concatenating them.  In our test data, we have namespaced property names
> resulting in a path that contains many ':' seperated elements.  Our
> hasProperty() implementation is throwing an invalid name exception and
> thus the test fails.
> Is that an issue with the test or should we return false in the case of
> malformed paths?

i guess this is an issue with the test and should be fixed.


> Regards,
> David Caruana
> www.alfresco.org

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