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Re: "this version" link on manual of style should be "latest version"

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 12:41:28 -0500
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>, spec-prod@w3.org
Message-Id: <1155231688.11076.222.camel@jebediah>
On Thu, 2006-08-10 at 12:27 -0500, Dan Connolly wrote:

> [1] section "Document Identifiers" of pubrules,
> which doesn't seem to have a handy fragment to refer to.
> http://www.w3.org/2005/07/pubrules?uimode=filter&uri=
> 
> It's not very explicit about what "this version" means.

See:
 http://www.w3.org/TR/#versioning

That's on the TR page for people who come to read specs. I don't know
whether that info is better there or somewhere in pubrules. If left
where it is, it's useful to link to it from pubrules, which I don't
believe is currently the case. 

DanC, do you have a preference?

 _ Ian
 



> I also looked at "Version Management in W3C Technical Reports"
> http://www.w3.org/2005/05/tr-versions
> 
> but it mostly discusses "latest version" rather than "this version".
> 
> 
> The TAG has a possibly-relevant finding in progress...
> ironically, it features the same mis-labelling...
> 
> On Linking Alternative Representations To Enable Discovery And
> Publishing
> DRAFT TAG Finding 01 08 2006
> http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/doc/alternatives-discovery.html
> 
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