W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapps@w3.org > January to March 2012

Re: Obsolescence notices on old specifications, again

From: Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2012 11:02:55 +0100
Message-ID: <4F1E81CF.90609@gmail.com>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
CC: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 01/24/2012 01:58 AM, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> * Ms2ger wrote:
>> The recent message to www-dom about DOM2HTML [1] made me realize that we
>> still haven't added warnings to obsolete DOM specifications to hopefully
>> avoid that people use them as a reference.
>
> If you want to say more than that the specifications are no longer being
> maintained and which newer specifications might contain more recent de-
> finitions for the features covered you will have to create a process for
> that first (it would require Advisory Committee review for instance, as
> otherwise you are likely to create unnecessary drama).

I should have been clearer; this is indeed all I intend to say.

HTH
Ms2ger
Received on Tuesday, 24 January 2012 10:03:27 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 18:49:50 GMT