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Admin changes to obsolete WebSimpleDB in deference to IndexedDB

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Fri, 21 May 2010 06:48:49 -0400
Message-Id: <BBB25E61-B7C1-49ED-941C-F1AA30741CF5@nokia.com>
Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
To: Jeremy Orlow <jorlow@chromium.org>, Nikunj Mehta <nikunj@o-micron.com>, team-webapps@w3.org, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Jeremy, All - Jeremy's suggestions below seem good to me so I think  
we should implement them.

1. Does anyone object to renaming WebApp's WebSimpleDB Component to  
IndexedDB? It appears I don't have the necessary permissions to add  
the new component so someone from the Team will need to help. Dom,  
who can I contact?

2. How do we handle changing the name of this spec's CVS directory? I  
think the simplest thing is for Nikunj to: create a new directory  
named IndexDB, copy the latest ED it WebSimpleDB/ to the new dir and  
stub out the WebSimpleDB ED with a message like "this is obsolete,  
see <a href="">Indexed DB spec</a> for the replacement spec".  
However, if there is another precedence we should follow, that's OK  
too, just elaborate.



Begin forwarded message:

> From: ext Jeremy Orlow <jorlow@chromium.org>
> Date: May 19, 2010 6:37:50 AM EDT
> To: public-webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
> Subject: [IndexedDB] WebSimpleDB in the bug tracker
> Archived-At: <http://www.w3.org/mid/ 
> AANLkTimHONq8Xf6Kax4RKuIlJiC8QLnBmF5z9B0CTgQg@mail.gmail.com>
> Is it possible for us to change the component name form  
> "WebSimpleDB" to "IndexedDB" or "Indexed Database API" in the bug  
> tracker?  I know we went through several iterations early on, but  
> it'd be nice if we could be consistent about the name.
> Similarly, it'd be cool if the editors draft URL could replace  
> WebSimpleDB with one of the other names: http://dev.w3.org/2006/ 
> webapi/WebSimpleDB/
> Thanks!
> J
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