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Re: Guidance on editing specs...

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 21:21:57 -0500
Cc: "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>, "Robin Berjon" <robin@berjon.com>
Message-Id: <17CCBAA9-10C2-43F3-B23B-4EFBF75863D1@w3.org>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>

On 24 May 2012, at 5:57 AM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> Hi,
> a few things have been mentioned on the webapps list recently that are really relevant to this list. Although I am not sure who is on this list.
> ReSpec and Anolis are processing tools that people use to ease the task of editing.
> ReSpec is in javascript, Anolis is a set of python stuff.
> (Having worked with Anolis I still prefer working on static documents, but each to their own - both of these tools have their adherents who are very pleased, and both can be modified).
> There is also
> http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/Howto_spec which describes some conventions that are currently used for some key specs like HTML5 and DOM4) and
> http://scriptlib-cg.github.com/api-design-cookbook/ which gives tricks and tips for how to design the architecture of an API.
> Is this list alive? Is this really relevant content, or is the list only for people who are using an XML chain? Is this stuff documented somewhere that should be upated?

I've updated (without a significant review);


> cheers
> Chaals
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