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From: Anne van Kesteren via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 09:57:20 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1NfsH2-00021W-5U@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/html4-differences
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv7750

Modified Files:
	Overview.html Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
fix several minor bugs; also, W3C nuked postMessage() from HTML5 too

Index: Overview.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.88
retrieving revision 1.89
diff -u -d -r1.88 -r1.89
--- Overview.html	11 Feb 2010 08:25:57 -0000	1.88
+++ Overview.html	12 Feb 2010 09:57:17 -0000	1.89
@@ -22,13 +22,13 @@
 
    <h1 id=html5-diff>HTML5 differences from HTML4</h1>
 
-   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id=w3c-doctype>Editor's Draft 11 February 2010</h2>
+   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id=w3c-doctype>Editor's Draft 12 February 2010</h2>
 
    <dl>
     <dt>This Version:
 
     <dd><a
-     href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/ED-html5-diff-20100211/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/ED-html5-diff-20100211/</a>
+     href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/ED-html5-diff-20100212/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/ED-html5-diff-20100212/</a>
 
     <dt>Latest Published Version:
 
@@ -101,7 +101,7 @@
    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 11 February 2010 Editor's Draft produced by the <a
+  <p>This is the 12 February 2010 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
@@ -300,7 +300,9 @@
 
   <div>
    <h3 id=webarch><span class=secno>1.4. </span>Impact on Web Architecture</h3>
-   <!-- http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2008May/0087.html -->
+   <!-- http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2008May/0087.html
+         modified to match actual contents of W3C HTML5 -->
+   
    <p>The following areas / features defined in HTML5 are believed to impact
     the Web architecture:</p>
 
@@ -324,10 +326,7 @@
      attribute).
 
     <li>The focus on defining the semantics in detail (e.g. the outline
-     algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML4).</li>
-    <!--
-     <li>The <code>datagrid</code> element.</li>
-     -->
+     algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML4).
 
     <li>The <code>menu</code> and <code>command</code> elements.
 
@@ -347,13 +346,7 @@
 
     <li>The Drag and Drop and Copy and Paste architecture.
 
-    <li>The cross-document messaging feature (the <code>postMessage</code>
-     API).
-
     <li>The new sandboxing features for <code>iframe</code>.
-
-    <li>The definition of URL.</li>
-    <!-- not part of the e-mail -->
    </ul>
   </div>
   <!-- This closes the <div> added for Michael(tm) Smith. -->
@@ -788,7 +781,7 @@
      <code>max</code>, <code>multiple</code>, <code>pattern</code> and
      <code>step</code>. As mentioned before it also has a new
      <code>list</code> attribute which can be used together with the
-     <code>datalist</code> and <code>select</code> element.
+     <code>datalist</code> element.
 
    <li>
     <p>The <code>form</code> element has a <code>novalidate</code> attribute
@@ -837,9 +830,9 @@
      present.
 
    <li>
-    <p>The <code>iframe</code> element has two new attributes called
-     <code>seamless</code> and <code>sandbox</code> which allow for
-     sandboxing content, e.g. blog comments.
+    <p>The <code>iframe</code> element has three new attributes called
+     <code>sandbox</code>, <code>seamless</code>, and <code>srcdoc</code>
+     which allow for sandboxing content, e.g. blog comments.
   </ul>
 
   <p>Several attributes from HTML4 now apply to all elements. These are
@@ -879,8 +872,8 @@
   <p>HTML5 also makes all event handler attributes from HTML4 that take the
    form <code>on<var>event-name</var></code> global attributes and adds
    several new event handler attributes for new events it defines, such as
-   the <code>message</code> event which is used by the cross-document
-   messaging API.
+   the <code>play</code> event which is used by the API for the media
+   elements, <code>video</code> and <code>audio</code>.
 
   <h3 id=changed-elements><span class=secno>3.3. </span>Changed Elements</h3>
 
@@ -1156,8 +1149,6 @@
 
    <li>API that exposes the history and allows pages to add to it to prevent
     breaking the back button.
-
-   <li>Cross-document messaging.
   </ul>
 
   <h3 id=htmldocument-extensions><span class=secno>4.1. </span>Extensions to
@@ -1189,10 +1180,6 @@
    <li>
     <p><code>getSelection()</code> which returns an object that represents
      the current selection(s).
-
-   <li>
-    <p><code>designMode</code> and <code>execCommand()</code> which are
-     mostly used for editing of documents.
   </ul>
 
   <h3 id=htmlelement-extensions><span class=secno>4.2. </span>Extensions to
@@ -1284,15 +1271,18 @@
   <p>A whole lot of other smaller issues have also been resolved. The above
    list summarises what is thought to be of primary interest to authors.
 
-  <p>In addition to all of the above, Microdata and the 2D context API for
-   <code>canvas</code> have been split into their own drafts at the W3C (the
-   WHATWG still publishes a version of HTML5 that includes them):
+  <p>In addition to all of the above, Microdata, the 2D context API for
+   <code>canvas</code>, and Web Messaging (<code>postMessage()</code> API)
+   have been split into their own drafts at the W3C (the WHATWG still
+   publishes a version of HTML5 that includes them):
 
   <ul>
    <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/md/">HTML Microdata</a>
 
    <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/2dcontext/">HTML Canvas 2D
     Context</a>
+
+   <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/postmsg/">HTML5 Web Messaging</a>
   </ul>
 
   <h3 id=changes-2009-04-23><span class=secno>5.2. </span>Changes from 23
@@ -1470,9 +1460,12 @@
   <ul>
    <li>Web Sockets
 
-   <li>Server-Sent Events
+   <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/eventsource/">Server-Sent Events</a>
 
-   <li>Web Storage (the persistent storage and database storage features)
+   <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstorage/">Web Storage</a>
+    (<code>localStorage</code> and <code>sessionStorage</code>)
+
+   <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webdatabase/">Web SQL Database</a>
   </ul>
 
   <h3 id=changes-2008-06-10><span class=secno>5.4. </span>Changes from 10
@@ -1870,13 +1863,13 @@
 
   <p>The editor would like to thank Ben Millard, Cameron McCormack, Charles
    McCathieNevile, Dan Connolly, David H&aring;s&auml;ther, Dennis German,
-   Frank Ellermann, Gordon P. Hemsley, Henri Sivonen, James Graham, Jens
-   Meiert, J&uuml;rgen Jeka, Krijn Hoetmer, Maciej Stachowiak, Mark Pilgrim,
-   Martijn Wargers, Martyn Haigh, Masataka Yakura, Michael Smith, Olivier
-   Gendrin, &Oslash;istein E. Andersen, Philip Taylor, Simon Pieters, and
-   Yngve Spjeld Landro for their contributions to this document as well as to
-   all the people who have contributed to HTML5 over the years for improving
-   the Web!
+   Frank Ellermann, Frank Palinkas, Gordon P. Hemsley, Henri Sivonen, James
+   Graham, Jens Meiert, J&uuml;rgen Jeka, Krijn Hoetmer, Maciej Stachowiak,
+   Mark Pilgrim, Martijn Wargers, Martyn Haigh, Masataka Yakura, Michael
+   Smith, Olivier Gendrin, &Oslash;istein E. Andersen, Philip Taylor, Simon
+   Pieters, and Yngve Spjeld Landro for their contributions to this document
+   as well as to all the people who have contributed to HTML5 over the years
+   for improving the Web!
 
   <h2 class=no-num id=references>References</h2>
 

Index: Overview.src.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.66
retrieving revision 1.67
diff -u -d -r1.66 -r1.67
--- Overview.src.html	11 Feb 2010 08:25:57 -0000	1.66
+++ Overview.src.html	12 Feb 2010 09:57:18 -0000	1.67
@@ -202,7 +202,8 @@
     <div>
 
     <h3 id="webarch">Impact on Web Architecture</h3>
-    <!-- http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2008May/0087.html -->
+    <!-- http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2008May/0087.html
+         modified to match actual contents of W3C HTML5 -->
 
     <p>The following areas / features defined in HTML5 are believed to
     impact the Web architecture:</p>
@@ -229,10 +230,6 @@
      <li>The focus on defining the semantics in detail (e.g. the outline
      algorithm, replacing the vague semantics in HTML4).</li>
 
-     <!--
-     <li>The <code>datagrid</code> element.</li>
-     -->
-
      <li>The <code>menu</code> and <code>command</code> elements.</li>
 
      <li>The origin concept.</li>
@@ -251,12 +248,7 @@
 
      <li>The Drag and Drop and Copy and Paste architecture.</li>
 
-     <li>The cross-document messaging feature (the
-     <code>postMessage</code> API).</li>
-
      <li>The new sandboxing features for <code>iframe</code>.</li>
-
-     <li>The definition of URL.</li> <!-- not part of the e-mail -->
     </ul>
     
     </div>
@@ -625,9 +617,9 @@
       <li><p>The <code>input</code> element has several new attributes to
       specify constraints: <code>autocomplete</code>, <code>min</code>,
       <code>max</code>, <code>multiple</code>, <code>pattern</code> and
-      <code>step</code>. As mentioned
-      before it also has a new <code>list</code> attribute which can be used
-      together with the <code>datalist</code> and <code>select</code> element.
+      <code>step</code>. As mentioned before it also has a new
+      <code>list</code> attribute which can be used together with the
+      <code>datalist</code> element.
       
       <li><p>The <code>form</code> element has a <code>novalidate</code>
       attribute that can be used to disable form validation submission (i.e.
@@ -667,9 +659,9 @@
       <code>reversed</code> to indicate that the list order is
       descending when present.
 
-      <li><p>The <code>iframe</code> element has two new attributes called
-      <code>seamless</code> and <code>sandbox</code> which allow for
-      sandboxing content, e.g. blog comments.</p></li>
+      <li><p>The <code>iframe</code> element has three new attributes called
+      <code>sandbox</code>, <code>seamless</code>, and <code>srcdoc</code>
+      which allow for sandboxing content, e.g. blog comments.</p></li>
     </ul>
 
     <p>Several attributes from HTML4 now apply to all elements. These
@@ -711,8 +703,8 @@
     <p>HTML5 also makes all event handler attributes from HTML4
     that take the form <code>on<var>event-name</var></code> global
     attributes and adds several new event handler attributes for new events
-    it defines, such as the <code>message</code> event which is used by the
-    cross-document messaging API.</p>
+    it defines, such as the <code>play</code> event which is used by the API
+    for the media elements, <code>video</code> and <code>audio</code>.</p>
 
 
     <h3 id="changed-elements">Changed Elements</h3>
@@ -987,8 +979,6 @@
 
       <li>API that exposes the history and allows pages to add to it to prevent
       breaking the back button.</li>
-
-      <li>Cross-document messaging.</li>
     </ul>
     
     
@@ -1017,9 +1007,6 @@
       
       <li><p><code>getSelection()</code> which returns an object that represents
       the current selection(s).
-      
-      <li><p><code>designMode</code> and <code>execCommand()</code> which are
-      mostly used for editing of documents.
     </ul>
       
     
@@ -1100,13 +1087,15 @@
     above list summarises what is thought to be of primary interest to
     authors.</p>
 
-    <p>In addition to all of the above, Microdata and the 2D context API for
-    <code>canvas</code> have been split into their own drafts at the W3C
-    (the WHATWG still publishes a version of HTML5 that includes them):</p>
+    <p>In addition to all of the above, Microdata, the 2D context API for
+    <code>canvas</code>, and Web Messaging (<code>postMessage()</code> API)
+    have been split into their own drafts at the W3C (the WHATWG still
+    publishes a version of HTML5 that includes them):</p>
 
     <ul>
      <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/md/">HTML Microdata</a></li>
      <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/2dcontext/">HTML Canvas 2D Context</a></li>
+     <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/postmsg/">HTML5 Web Messaging</a></li>
     </ul>
 
 
@@ -1240,8 +1229,9 @@
     
     <ul>
      <li>Web Sockets</li>
-     <li>Server-Sent Events</li>
-     <li>Web Storage (the persistent storage and database storage features)</li>
+     <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/eventsource/">Server-Sent Events</a></li>
+     <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstorage/">Web Storage</a> (<code>localStorage</code> and <code>sessionStorage</code>)</li>
+     <li><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webdatabase/">Web SQL Database</a></li>
     </ul>
     
     
@@ -1541,6 +1531,7 @@
     David H&aring;s&auml;ther,
     Dennis German,
     Frank Ellermann,
+    Frank Palinkas,
     Gordon P. Hemsley,
     Henri Sivonen,
     James Graham,
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