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Re: preparing WG publication

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2010 15:18:57 +0200
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Message-ID: <op.vdzglvxz64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Tue, 08 Jun 2010 15:10:42 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> I've got a problem with statements like this:
>
> "The latest stable version of the editor's draft of this specification  
> is always available on the W3C CVS server and in the WHATWG Subversion  
> repository. The latest editor's working copy (which may contain  
> unfinished text in the process of being prepared) contains the latest  
> draft text of this specification (amongst others). For more details,  
> please see the WHATWG FAQ." -- <http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/>, "Status  
> of this document"
>
> This may have been true in the past, but the W3C version and the  
> "WHATWG" version of the spec aren't the same anymore.
>
> Directing a reader to <http://svn.whatwg.org/webapps/> as the "latest"  
> version is misleading.
>
> Either this needs to be rephrased, so that the differences get clear, or  
> any mention of that "other" version should be removed.

It does not talk about the specification. It talks about the specification  
draft _text_ and specifically says "amongst others". Seems perfectly clear  
to me.


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Anne van Kesteren
http://annevankesteren.nl/
Received on Tuesday, 8 June 2010 13:19:52 UTC

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