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Re: Local references in ReSpec

From: Giuseppe Pascale <giuseppep@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2012 18:03:13 +0100
To: "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>, "Robin Berjon" <robin@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wm1yznp46ugkrk@giuseppep-x220>
Good stuff!

What about adding a line of code using this in the "test specification"[1]  
or even better document it?

BTW is [1] still updated or is it moved somewhere else (or is it simply  
not updated?)


[1] http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/ReSpec.js/documentation.html

On Wed, 31 Oct 2012 11:41:47 +0100, Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> just a quick heads up since many people have asked for this: you can now  
> define references specific to your spec in ReSpec (or override the ones  
> in the biblio). Just add a "localBiblio" field to your config, and store  
> as many { FOO: "..." } references as you want in there.
>
> Just a couple notes:
>
> - Please only use this when you have no alternative, either because  
> sharing the reference makes no sense or because you're in a hurry (and  
> will fix later). Otherwise we'll all lose the benefits of a shared  
> references DB.
>
> - Those of you (you know who you are :) who are using pre-processing  
> hacks to implement this, please remove them soon and use this instead.  
> The reason for that is that all of those hacks hook in to internal  
> functionality that *will* be changing. So it will break at some point.
>
> Other than that, share and enjoy!
>


-- 
Giuseppe Pascale
TV & Connected Devices
Opera Software
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