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Re: [Glossary] Deprecated, Deprecation, Deprecate / Obsolete

From: Lynne Rosenthal <lynne.rosenthal@nist.gov>
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2004 19:38:39 -0400
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.2.20040712193459.00abeec8@mailserver.nist.gov>
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>, www-qa@w3.org

Suggested rewrite of Obsolete:
* Obsolete feature
         An existing or deprecated feature that has ceased to
         exist and is only listed in the specification for historical 
purposes.

--lynne

At 06:21 PM 7/12/2004, Karl Dubost wrote:
>These definitions are proposition for the QA Glossary following this 
>thread and the discussion on the QA WG Teleconference (12 July 2004).
>
>* Deprecated feature
>         An existing feature that has become outdated
>         and is in the process of being phased out,
>         usually in favor of a specified replacement.
>         Deprecated features are no longer recommended
>         for use and may cease to exist in future
>         versions of the specification.
>
>* Obsolete feature
>         An existing or deprecated feature has ceased to
>         exist and that is listed for historical purpose.
>
>
>For the discussion on implications about the use of deprecated, obsolete. 
>I will write a detailed email.
>
>
>--
>Karl Dubost - http://www.w3.org/People/karl/
>W3C Conformance Manager
>*** Be Strict To Be Cool ***
>
>
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