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From: Anne van Kesteren via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 15:58:08 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1MWY1A-0000Mp-KJ@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/html4-differences
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv1397

Modified Files:
	Overview.html Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
update list of changes since the last draft

Index: Overview.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.69
retrieving revision 1.70
diff -u -d -r1.69 -r1.70
--- Overview.html	22 Apr 2009 13:50:18 -0000	1.69
+++ Overview.html	30 Jul 2009 15:58:06 -0000	1.70
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
       code :link, code :visited { color:inherit }
       pre code { color:inherit }
     </style>
-  <link href="http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/TR/W3C-WD" rel=stylesheet>
+  <link href="http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/TR/W3C-ED" rel=stylesheet>
 
  <body>
   <div class=head>
@@ -20,13 +20,13 @@
 
    <h1 id=html5-diff>HTML&nbsp;5 differences from HTML&nbsp;4</h1>
 
-   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id=w3c-doctype>W3C Working Draft 23 April 2009</h2>
+   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id=w3c-doctype>Editor's Draft 30 July 2009</h2>
 
    <dl>
     <dt>This Version:
 
     <dd><a
-     href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-html5-diff-20090423/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-html5-diff-20090423/</a>
+     href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/ED-html5-diff-20090730/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/ED-html5-diff-20090730/</a>
 
     <dt>Latest Published Version:
 
@@ -93,7 +93,7 @@
    can be found in the <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/">W3C technical reports
    index</a> at http://www.w3.org/TR/.</em>
 
-  <p>This is the 23 April 2009 W3C Working Draft produced by the <a
+  <p>This is the 30 July 2009 Editor's Draft produced by the <a
    href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/">HTML Working Group</a>, part of the <a
    href="http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Activity">HTML Activity</a>. The Working
    Group intends to publish this document as a <a
@@ -187,13 +187,16 @@
    <li><a href="#changelog"><span class=secno>5 </span>HTML&nbsp;5
     Changelogs</a>
     <ul class=toc>
-     <li><a href="#changes-2009-02-12"><span class=secno>5.1 </span>Changes
-      since 12 February 2009</a>
+     <li><a href="#changes-2009-04-23"><span class=secno>5.1 </span>Changes
+      since 23 April 2009</a>
 
-     <li><a href="#changes-2008-06-10"><span class=secno>5.2 </span>Changes
+     <li><a href="#changes-2009-02-12"><span class=secno>5.2 </span>Changes
+      from 12 February 2009 to 23 April 2009</a>
+
+     <li><a href="#changes-2008-06-10"><span class=secno>5.3 </span>Changes
       from 10 June 2008 to 12 February 2009</a>
 
-     <li><a href="#changes-2008-01-22"><span class=secno>5.3 </span>Changes
+     <li><a href="#changes-2008-01-22"><span class=secno>5.4 </span>Changes
       from 22 January 2008 to 10 June 2008</a>
     </ul>
 
@@ -311,11 +314,7 @@
      attribute).
 
     <li>The focus on defining the semantics in detail (e.g. the outline
-     algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML&nbsp;4).</li>
-    <!--
-     <li>The server-sent events feature (the <code>eventsource</code>
-     element).</li>
-     -->
+     algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML&nbsp;4).
 
     <li>The <code>datagrid</code> element.
 
@@ -330,10 +329,7 @@
 
     <li>The content-type sniffing and character encoding sniffing.
 
-    <li>The very explicit definition of a parser.</li>
-    <!--
-     <li>The two structured storage features.</li>
-     -->
+    <li>The very explicit definition of a parser.
 
     <li>The <code>contentEditable</code> feature and the
      <code>UndoManager</code> feature.
@@ -494,7 +490,11 @@
      related to the rest of the page.
 
    <li>
-    <p><code>header</code> represents the header of a section.
+    <p><code>hgroup</code> represents the header of a section.
+
+   <li>
+    <p><code>header</code> represents a group of introductory or navigational
+     aids.
 
    <li>
     <p><code>footer</code> represents a footer for a section and can contain
@@ -632,6 +632,8 @@
 
    <li><code>url</code>
 
+   <li><code>tel</code>
+
    <li><code>search</code>
 
    <li><code>color</code>
@@ -1169,8 +1171,100 @@
   <p>The changes in the changelogs are in rough chronological order to ease
    editing this document.
 
-  <h3 id=changes-2009-02-12><span class=secno>5.1 </span>Changes since 12
-   February 2009</h3>
+  <h3 id=changes-2009-04-23><span class=secno>5.1 </span>Changes since 23
+   April 2009</h3>
+  <!-- since rev 2975 -->
+
+  <ul>
+   <li>When the <code>time</code> element is empty user agents have to render
+    the time in a locale-specific manner.
+
+   <li>The <code>load</code> event is dispatched at <code>Window</code>, but
+    now has <code>Document</code> as its target.
+
+   <li><code>pushState()</code> now affects the <code>Referer</code> (sic)
+    header.
+
+   <li><code>onundo</code> and <code>onredo</code> are now on
+    <code>Window</code>.
+
+   <li>The events <code>beforeprint</code> and <code>afterprint</code> were
+    added.
+
+   <li>Media elements now have a <code>startTime</code> member that indicates
+    where the current resource starts.
+
+   <li><code>header</code> has been renamed to <code>hgroup</code> and a new
+    <code>header</code> element has been introduced.
+
+   <li><code>createImageData()</code> now also takes <code>ImageData</code>
+    objects.
+
+   <li><code>createPattern()</code> can now take a <code>video</code> element
+    as argument too.
+
+   <li>The <code>footer</code> element is no longer allowed in
+    <code>header</code> and <code>header</code> is not allowed in
+    <code>address</code> or <code>footer</code>.
+
+   <li>A new control has been introduced: <code>&lt;input type="tel"></code>
+
+   <li>The Command API now works for all elements.
+
+   <li><code>accesskey</code> is now properly defined.
+
+   <li><code>section</code> and <code>article</code> now take a
+    <code>cite</code> attribute.
+
+   <li>A new feature called Microdata has been introduced which allows people
+    to embed custom data structures in their HTML documents.</li>
+   <!-- XXX -->
+
+   <li>Using the Microdata model three predefined vocabularies have also been
+    included: vCard, vEvent, and a model for licensing.</li>
+   <!-- XXX -->
+
+   <li>Drag and drop has been updated to work with the Microdata model.
+
+   <li>The <a href="http://hsivonen.iki.fi/last-html-quirk/">last of the
+    parsing quirks</a> has been defined.</li>
+   <!-- don't kill my easter egg -->
+
+   <li><code>textLength</code> has been added as member of the
+    <code>textarea</code> element.
+
+   <li>The <code>rp</code> element now takes phrasing content rather than a
+    single character.
+
+   <li><code>location.reload()</code> is now defined.
+
+   <li>The <code>hashchange</code> event now fires asynchronously.
+
+   <li>Rules for compatibility with XPath 1.0 and XSLT 1.0 have been added.
+
+   <li>The <code>spellcheck</code> DOM attribute now maps to a
+    <code>DOMString</code>.
+
+   <li><code>hasFeature()</code> support has been reduced to a minimum.
+
+   <li>The <code>Audio()</code> constructor sets the <code>autobuffer</code>
+    attribute.
+  </ul>
+
+  <p>On top of this list quite a few minor clarifications, typos, issues
+   specific to implementors, and other small problems have been resolved.
+
+  <p>In addition, the following parts of HTML&nbsp;5 have been taken out and
+   will likely be further developed at the IETF:
+
+  <ul>
+   <li>Definition of URLs.
+
+   <li>Definition of Content-Type sniffing.
+  </ul>
+
+  <h3 id=changes-2009-02-12><span class=secno>5.2 </span>Changes from 12
+   February 2009 to 23 April 2009</h3>
 
   <ul>
    <li>A new global attribute called <code>spellcheck</code> has been added.
@@ -1249,7 +1343,7 @@
    <li>Web Storage (the persistent storage and database storage features)
   </ul>
 
-  <h3 id=changes-2008-06-10><span class=secno>5.2 </span>Changes from 10 June
+  <h3 id=changes-2008-06-10><span class=secno>5.3 </span>Changes from 10 June
    2008 to 12 February 2009</h3>
 
   <ul>
@@ -1544,7 +1638,7 @@
     attribute.
   </ul>
 
-  <h3 id=changes-2008-01-22><span class=secno>5.3 </span>Changes from 22
+  <h3 id=changes-2008-01-22><span class=secno>5.4 </span>Changes from 22
    January 2008 to 10 June 2008</h3>
 
   <ul>

Index: Overview.src.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.47
retrieving revision 1.48
diff -u -d -r1.47 -r1.48
--- Overview.src.html	22 Apr 2009 13:50:18 -0000	1.47
+++ Overview.src.html	30 Jul 2009 15:58:06 -0000	1.48
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
 
       <dl>
         <dt>This Version:</dt>
-        <dd><a href="[VERSION]/">http://www.w3.org/TR/[YEAR]/WD-html5-diff-[CDATE]/</a></dd>
+        <dd><a href="[VERSION]/">http://www.w3.org/TR/[YEAR]/ED-html5-diff-[CDATE]/</a></dd>
 
         <dt>Latest Published Version:</dt>
         <dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-diff/">http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-diff/</a></dd>
@@ -226,11 +226,6 @@
      <li>The focus on defining the semantics in detail (e.g. the outline
      algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML&nbsp;4).</li>
 
-     <!--
-     <li>The server-sent events feature (the <code>eventsource</code>
-     element).</li>
-     -->
-
      <li>The <code>datagrid</code> element.</li>
 
      <li>The <code>menu</code> and <code>command</code> elements.</li>
@@ -246,10 +241,6 @@
 
      <li>The very explicit definition of a parser.</li>
 
-     <!--
-     <li>The two structured storage features.</li>
-     -->
-
      <li>The <code>contentEditable</code> feature and the
      <code>UndoManager</code> feature.</li>
 
@@ -340,7 +331,7 @@
     XML specifications to set the character encoding.</p>
 
     <h3 id="doctype">The <code title="">DOCTYPE</code></h3>
-    
+
     <p>The HTML syntax of HTML&nbsp;5 requires a
     <code title="">DOCTYPE</code> to be specified to ensure that the browser
     renders the page in standards mode. The <code title="">DOCTYPE</code>
@@ -398,9 +389,9 @@
 
 
     <h3 id="new-elements">New Elements</h3>
-    
+
     <p>The following elements have been introduced for better structure:</p>
-    
+
     <ul>
       <li><p><code>section</code> represents a generic document or
       application section. It can be used together with the
@@ -414,8 +405,11 @@
       <li><p><code>aside</code> represents a piece of content that is only
       slightly related to the rest of the page.</p></li>
 
-      <li><p><code>header</code> represents the header of a
+      <li><p><code>hgroup</code> represents the header of a
       section.</p></li>
+      
+      <li><p><code>header</code> represents a group of introductory or
+      navigational aids.</p></li>
 
       <li><p><code>footer</code> represents a footer for a section and can
       contain information about the author, copyright information, et
@@ -534,7 +528,7 @@
       <li><code>month</code>
       
       <li><code>week</code>
-      
+
       <li><code>time</code>
       
       <li><code>number</code>
@@ -545,6 +539,8 @@
       
       <li><code>url</code>
       
+      <li><code>tel</code>
+      
       <li><code>search</code>
       
       <li><code>color</code>
@@ -1061,8 +1057,76 @@
 
     <p>The changes in the changelogs are in rough chronological order to
     ease editing this document.</p>
+    
+    
+    <h3 id="changes-2009-04-23">Changes since 23 April 2009</h3> <!-- since rev 2975 -->
 
-    <h3 id="changes-2009-02-12">Changes since 12 February 2009</h3>
+    <ul>
+     <li>When the <code>time</code> element is empty user agents have to
+     render the time in a locale-specific manner.</li>
+     <li>The <code>load</code> event is dispatched at <code>Window</code>,
+     but now has <code>Document</code> as its target.</li>
+     <li><code>pushState()</code> now affects the <code>Referer</code> (sic)
+     header.</li>
+     <li><code>onundo</code> and <code>onredo</code> are now on
+     <code>Window</code>.</li>
+     <li>The events <code>beforeprint</code> and <code>afterprint</code>
+     were added.</li>
+     <li>Media elements now have a <code>startTime</code> member that
+     indicates where the current resource starts.</li>
+     <li><code>header</code> has been renamed to <code>hgroup</code> and a
+     new <code>header</code> element has been introduced.</li>
+     <li><code>createImageData()</code> now also takes
+     <code>ImageData</code> objects.</li>
+     <li><code>createPattern()</code> can now take a <code>video</code>
+     element as argument too.</li>
+     <li>The <code>footer</code> element is no longer allowed in
+     <code>header</code> and <code>header</code> is not allowed in
+     <code>address</code> or <code>footer</code>.</li>
+     <li>A new control has been introduced:
+     <code>&lt;input type="tel"></code></li>
+     <li>The Command API now works for all elements.</li>
+     <li><code>accesskey</code> is now properly defined.</li>
+     <li><code>section</code> and <code>article</code> now take a
+     <code>cite</code> attribute.</li>
+     <li>A new feature called Microdata has been introduced which allows
+     people to embed custom data structures in their HTML documents.</li> <!-- XXX -->
+     <li>Using the Microdata model three predefined vocabularies have also
+     been included: vCard, vEvent, and a model for licensing.</li> <!-- XXX -->
+     <li>Drag and drop has been updated to work with the Microdata
+     model.</li>
+     <li>The <a href="http://hsivonen.iki.fi/last-html-quirk/">last of the
+     parsing quirks</a> has been defined.</li> <!-- don't kill my easter egg -->
+     <li><code>textLength</code> has been added as member of the
+     <code>textarea</code> element.</li>
+     <li>The <code>rp</code> element now takes phrasing content rather than
+     a single character.</li>
+     <li><code>location.reload()</code> is now defined.</li>
+     <li>The <code>hashchange</code> event now fires asynchronously.</li>
+     <li>Rules for compatibility with XPath 1.0 and XSLT 1.0 have been
+     added.</li>
+     <li>The <code>spellcheck</code> DOM attribute now maps to a
+     <code>DOMString</code>.</li>
+     <li><code>hasFeature()</code> support has been reduced to a
+     minimum.</li>
+     <li>The <code>Audio()</code> constructor sets the
+     <code>autobuffer</code> attribute.</li>
+    </ul>
+    
+    <p>On top of this list quite a few minor clarifications, typos,
+    issues specific to implementors, and other small problems have been
+    resolved.</p>
+
+    <p>In addition, the following parts of HTML&nbsp;5 have been taken out
+    and will likely be further developed at the IETF:</p>
+
+    <ul>
+     <li>Definition of URLs.</li>
+     <li>Definition of Content-Type sniffing.</li>
+    </ul>
+
+
+    <h3 id="changes-2009-02-12">Changes from 12 February 2009 to 23 April 2009</h3>
     
     <ul>
      <li>A new global attribute called <code>spellcheck</code> has been
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