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Re: A couple of HTML5 editorial comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 8 May 2008 23:12:45 +0000 (UTC)
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0805082311410.23610@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 25 Jun 2007, Cameron McCormack wrote:
> Just a couple of editorial comments as I was browsing the spec 
> (originally mentioned in 
> http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/html-wg/20070625#l-35)
> In 4.1 “Browsing Contexts”, one of the green notes has a [DOM3VIEWS] 
> reference, but that should probably be [DOM2VIEWS].

That will get fixed when the references section is done -- hopefully by 
then there really will be a DOM3VIEWS.

> In 4.1.4 “Threads”, there’s a sentence
>   The transitive closure of all the browsing contexts that are directly
>   reachable browsing contexts consists of a unit of related browsing
>   contexts.
> which i think should be s/consists of/forms/ or something like that.
> That, or switch the subject and object of the sentence around.


> In 4.2.3 “APIs for creating and navigating browsing contexts by 
> name”, the link in the note at the end would be better with the text 
> “is unset” rather than “gets reset”, to bring it in line with 
> the wording from the section linked to.

Actually I mean "reset" because it might just as easily get set (e.g. when 
traversing back through history) as unset.

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