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

From: Lofton Henderson <lofton@rockynet.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2004 09:25:13 -0600
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To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Cc: www-qa@w3.org

I'm fine with the definitions (incl. the editorial correction that Lynne 
suggested for "obsolete") -- they satisfy the concern that I expressed in 
the telecon yesterday.

-Lofton.

At 06:21 PM 7/12/2004 -0400, 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         An existing feature that has become outdated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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