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Re: ReSpec instability

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Fri, 4 Mar 2016 16:15:34 -0600
Message-ID: <CAOk_reHFYzH-qG8iL_2Gqqh9TRzmPf+1697fHc5+Cu0rPGJt+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>
Cc: Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>, ARIA Editors <public-aria-editors@w3.org>
Just to be clear, we expect to have a real version that you can use for
publication.  Then again, I expect a lot of things :(

On Fri, Mar 4, 2016 at 4:02 PM, Joseph Scheuhammer <clown@alum.mit.edu>
wrote:

> Michael,
>
> Okay, understood.
>
>
> On 2016-03-04 4:54 PM, Michael Cooper wrote:
>
>> On 04/03/2016 4:46 PM, Joseph Scheuhammer wrote:
>>
>>> Michael,
>>>
>>> I assume you received Shane's email quoted below about reverting to an
>>> older ReSpec.  A couple of questions.
>>>
>>> 1. Do we want to use the older version for the heartbeats next week?
>>>
>> Yes, if we're going to be able to publish at all. Note the publication is
>> for the week after - I'm asking editors to have them ready (and approved
>> for publication) by next week so I can queue up the publications.
>>
>>>
>>> 2. Do we want to use the 'useExperimentalStyles' for the heartbeats?
>>>
>> We have to - we won't be allowed to publish without the new styles in
>> place.
>>
>> Michael
>>
>>>
>>> I'll start the ball rolling for the core-aam and accname-aam by assuming
>>> "yes" to the first question, and changing which verison of respect they
>>> use.  I'm inclined to avoid the experimental style sheets, so I'll go that
>>> route unless you say otherwise.
>>>
>>> BTW, thanks Shane!
>>>
>>> On 2016-03-04 4:14 PM, Shane McCarron wrote:
>>>
>>>> Folks,
>>>>
>>>> We (marcosc and I) know that ReSpec has been unstable the last week.
>>>> We are really really sorry.  We are working hard to settle things down.
>>>>
>>>> In the interim, we are aware that many of you need to get things done,
>>>> and that an unstable respec is making that challenging. If you are running
>>>> into issues, you are welcome to use a version of it that I have put up on a
>>>> server from before we broke the world:
>>>>
>>>> https://spec-ops.io/respec-w3c-common.js
>>>>
>>>> If you want to use this, just comment out your current ReSpec line and
>>>> add a line like:
>>>>
>>>> <script src='https://spec-ops.io/respec-w3c-common.js'
>>>> class='remove'></script>
>>>>
>>>> This is version 3.2.97.  So if you want the new "styles" you should set
>>>> the useExperimentalStyles variable to true.
>>>>
>>>> Again, sorry!
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Shane McCarron
>>>> Managing Director, Applied Testing and Technology, Inc.
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
> --
> ;;;;joseph.
>
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>


-- 
Shane McCarron
Managing Director, Applied Testing and Technology, Inc.
Received on Friday, 4 March 2016 22:16:07 UTC

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