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Re: Deprecated/Non Standard Indications Within Listings

From: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2012 16:34:20 +0200
Message-ID: <CABc02_KVJ0CB=HG2LLZSXjkwxGCVokK9+EvjznKX=rXj0irD_Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: frozenice <frozenice@frozenice.de>
Cc: public-webplatform@w3.org
Yes, of course, the inline styles will be converted to a class.
(It was just part of the test bed. I did not want to include development
code in production code.)

☆*PhistucK*



On Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 12:08 AM, frozenice <frozenice@frozenice.de> wrote:

> Nice! For production you wanna get rid of the inline styles.
>
> Use classes and put the CSS into http://docs.webplatform.org/**
> wiki/MediaWiki:Common.css<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Common.css>
> (there's already some stuff from Tomato and me, just add yours, it should
> be live immediately)
>
>
>
> On 05.12.2012 22:07, PhistucK wrote:
>
>> Done.
>>
>> I will be committing this change to the actual production templates this
>> weekend, barring any new objection/suggestion.
>>
>> ☆*PhistucK*
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 <tel:2012> at 8:31 PM, frozenice <
>> frozenice@frozenice.de <mailto:frozenice@frozenice.de**>> wrote:
>>
>>     I like it better without the "font-weight: bold". Colors are ok.
>>
>>
>>     On 05.12.2012 10:43, PhistucK wrote:
>>
>>         Can someone take a look at the indications and let me know
>> whether the color/box/design is fine?
>>         http://docs.webplatform.org/__**wiki/Template:API_Listing_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/__wiki/Template:API_Listing_New><
>> http://docs.webplatform.org/**wiki/Template:API_Listing_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Template:API_Listing_New>
>> >
>>
>>
>>         You can see it next to "MSStream".
>>
>>         ☆*PhistucK*
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>         ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>         From: *Alex Komoroske* <komoroske@google.com <mailto:
>> komoroske@google.com> <mailto:komoroske@google.com <mailto:
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>>         Date: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 <tel:2012> at 4:45 AM
>>         Subject: Re: Missing Essentials
>>         To: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com <mailto:phistuck@gmail.com>
>> <mailto:phistuck@gmail.com <mailto:phistuck@gmail.com>>>
>>         Cc: public-webplatform@w3.org <mailto:public-webplatform@w3.**org<public-webplatform@w3.org>>
>> <mailto:public-webplatform@w3.**__org <mailto:public-webplatform@w3.**org<public-webplatform@w3.org>
>> >>
>>
>>
>>                      13. Indicate a method/property is non standard,
>> deprecated and so on.
>>                      Add a few check boxes to the API
>> method/property/object (and more...) templates to indicate that it is non
>> standard, deprecated, proprietary or obsolete
>>         (supported only
>>                      in Netscape 2, for example, or only on HTML 3) -
>> each of them should get a check box.
>>                      This information should show up on the
>> property/method tables of the "Applies to..." object. Ideally, anything
>> marked as such would reside in a separate
>>         section below
>>                      everything that is standard/current, so users would
>> not be encouraged to use it.
>>
>>
>>                  There's an ability to mark any reference article
>> (including Methods/Properties) as being standard/obsolete/non-__**standard,
>> etc.  Making it so that those would be
>>
>>         pulled out
>>                  in the summary tables on API Objects should be
>> relatively easy. Another good thing t o
>>
>>
>>              I gave it a shot. I created two test bed templates for this
>> purpose -
>>         http://docs.webplatform.org/__**wiki/Template:API_Listing_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/__wiki/Template:API_Listing_New><
>> http://docs.webplatform.org/**wiki/Template:API_Listing_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Template:API_Listing_New>
>> >
>>         http://docs.webplatform.org/__**wiki/Template:Summary_Table___**
>> Body_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/__wiki/Template:Summary_Table___Body_New><
>> http://docs.webplatform.org/**wiki/Template:Summary_Table_**Body_New<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Template:Summary_Table_Body_New>
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>>         These look good!
>>
>>
>>              A few questions -
>>              1. How do you test template changes? I created new templates
>> just for the sake of experimentation, because I would not want to break all
>> of the template users while
>>              experimenting/making changes. Is there another way?
>>
>>
>>         I'm embarrassed to admit that what I've done up until now is just
>> made the changes on the live templates and quickly checked to make sure
>> they didn't obviously break
>>         anything. The
>>         way you've done it here is better for non-trivial changes.
>>
>>              2. I added a #switch that searches for Non-Standard or
>> Deprecated (I could easily add more, if needed, like Obsolete, which I
>> think should be added to the
>>              Standardization_Status options) and adds a styled span (it
>> would be better if I used a class and added it to some global CSS). Does
>> that seem fine (the style could use
>>         some
>>              work, of course ;))?
>>
>>
>>         Yeah, this approach seems perfect.
>>
>>
>>
>>
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