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Re: publish new WD of DOM Core; deadline August 10

From: David Flanagan <dflanagan@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2011 15:17:30 -0700
Message-ID: <4E3B1A7A.1010309@mozilla.com>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On 8/4/11 12:21 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Thu, 04 Aug 2011 21:06:58 +0200, Adrian Bateman 
> <adrianba@microsoft.com> wrote:
>> The name was changed. We weren't terribly keen on the change. It is now
>> causing problems. I've had multiple people contact me confused about 
>> this. We should fix the problem.
> Alright, how about "DOM4"?
I suspect it is the inclusion of the word "core" that causes the 
confusion, not the lack of a version number.  If you google "dom core" 
you get lots of hits for various old Level 2 and Level 3 specs.  Given 
how much this spec removes from level 2 and level 3, it seem strange to 
give it a version number in the same series...

How about "WebDOM" instead?


>>>> This functionality shouldn't be pulled into DOM Core. We believe
>>>> improvements for mutation events should be kept a separate deliverable
>>>> for this working group (ADMN).
>>> I am not sure what ADMN means.
>> This is in the WG charter.
> Thanks. (FWIW, several proposals so far have been synchronous.)
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