[swift-corelibs-dev] SR-6405: URLRequest does not capitalise HTTP methods

Ian Partridge ian at poncho.org.uk
Thu Nov 16 14:30:51 CST 2017

On 16 November 2017 at 17:41, Stephen Celis <stephen.celis at gmail.com> wrote:
> Brandon Williams and I have come across a lot of inconsistencies between Foundations in our Swift web work. We’ve been trying to file bugs when we remember to, but I’m curious if there’s a better way to catch these.

Please continue to file bugs!  Even better, open a PR with a fix and a
testcase :-)

> Is the Foundation test suite run against both implementations to attempt to catch these kinds of things?
> If not it would seem like a big win to do so.

Not yet, but there is work underway to do this.  See
https://github.com/apple/swift-corelibs-foundation/pull/1286 which
adds an Xcode project to enable just that.  The goal is to get this
into CI so that we automatically run the SCLF testsuite against both

> If so, I suppose we could help by beefing up the test coverage?

That would be fantastic, we always need more tests.  We cannot build
confidence in the SCLF implementation without a robust testsuite that
passes against both implementations (thinks Java TCK...)

Ian Partridge

More information about the swift-corelibs-dev mailing list