Re: In addition to INS and DEL elements: UPD(ated)

Rob (wlkngowl@unix.asb.com)
Thu, 21 Aug 1997 20:37:32 -0500


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From: "Rob" <wlkngowl@unix.asb.com>
To: Peter Flynn <pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie>, www-html@w3.org
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 1997 20:37:32 -0500
Subject: Re: In addition to INS and DEL elements: UPD(ated)

On 21 Aug 1997 Peter Flynn <pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie> wrote:

> Much better than all these extra elements would be to do like DocBook
> and add a REVISION attribute to every element, with preset values of
> NEW, CHANGED, DELETED, PENDING, etc etc. Then it will work with all
> elements.

That is a better idea!

Something to add to core attribures like

  revision-type     CDATA      #IMPLIED
  revision-count    NUMBER  #IMPLIED -- revision number --
  revision-date      CDATA      #IMPLIED -- ISO datetime --
  revision-cite       %URL         #IMPLIED -- citation URL --

Rob
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