Re: change proposal for issue-86, was: ISSUE-86 - atom-id-stability - Chairs Solicit Proposals

On 16.04.2010 18:40, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> ...
> Details
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> In the section of the HTML5 spec concerning the generation of an Atom
> feed from an HTML document (currently section 5.5.3), in the step of
> the algorithm detailing how to establish the value of the entry id
> (currently step 15.9), change the text following the "Otherwise"
> clause to the following:
> "
> Let id be a user-agent-defined undereferenceable yet globally unique
> valid absolute URL. The same absolute URL must be generated for each
> run of this algorithm when given the same input. Let has-alternate be
> false.
> ...

This does not address the other problem mentioned in ISSUE-86 (about the 
requirement to create an "undereferenceable" id). Was that intentional?

Best regards, Julian

Received on Friday, 16 April 2010 17:09:35 UTC