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Re: <canvas> and the 2D context API (was RE: Begin discussions for pushing Last Call into 2010)

From: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 16:59:48 +0100
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>, David Singer <singer@apple.com>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1250179188.4698.32.camel@ophelia2.g5n.co.uk>
On Wed, 2009-08-12 at 18:29 -0700, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> But HTML5 would likely have a normative reference to a Canvas API
> spec, so there is a limit. Per W3C rules, you can't normatively
> reference a document that's more than one maturity level apart.

The solution then seems to be to only include an informative reference.
An example of the current draft with just an informative reference to
the canvas API might be:


Toby A Inkster
Received on Thursday, 13 August 2009 16:00:39 UTC

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