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Re: Info from HTML5 editors: merging WHATWG patches

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:00:58 +1000
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2mVnfhpuEa+y7mgZ8qyB7TneKaDXOgjmAOGpetj97mp8A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Cc: public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Hi Arthur,

I followed Ian's keywords in his commits for classification of these
patches. I've isolated this in its separate branch because I don't
know if it should go into the source document. It seems the patches
just fix some cross-references and resurrect the ArrayBuffer argument.

To be honest, I don't even know if this part ends up in the final
HTML5 document, since there is some filtering happening from the
source document to the result. So, it may be safe to completely ignore
this.

I'm not across that part of the HTML specification nor the WebSocket
specification. If you are, would you mind following the given URL and
let me know if it contains appropriate changes to the HTML
specification?

Regards,
Silvia.


On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 1:49 AM, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com> wrote:
> Hi Silvia,
>
>
> On 9/9/12 4:49 AM, ext Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
>>
>> Our Working Group is chartered to actively pursue convergence with the
>> WHATWG specification [1].
>>
>> As such, one of the tasks that the new editors of the W3C HTML
>> specification have taken upon themselves is to work through the
>> patches that Ian has been making to the WHATWG specification and
>> successively merging them into the W3C specification where
>> appropriate.
>
>
> Excellent!
>
>
>
>> *  feature/whatwg_websockets
>>    This is a branch that relates to websockets.
>>    Review here:
>>    https://github.com/w3c/html/compare/master...feature;whatwg_websockets
>
>
> Given WebSocket API is a separate spec for WebApps WG, I don't understand
> the purpose of this branch. Would you please elaborate?
>
> -Thanks, AB
>
>
Received on Thursday, 13 September 2012 08:01:56 UTC

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