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Re: CfC: Request transition of HTML Microdata to Candidate Recommendation

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 19:31:45 +1100
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2kQj_WATgjbF4uNWjH0FASgG9OGfVhiWSeicC3xJU+KYg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
Cc: KANZAKI Masahide <mkanzaki@gmail.com>, public-html@w3.org, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 3:33 AM, Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org> wrote:

> On 26/11/2012 01:03 , Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
>> On Sat, Nov 24, 2012 at 2:40 AM, Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org
>>     No, it isn't, and will be fixed (editorial fix: just reordering).
>>     Longer story: that spec is generated from the same source as HTML
>>     and Canvas. The content of section 6.1 is in a different logical
>>     position in that source, and the tools rewrite the output to make it
>>     right. The tool is a bit brittle though, as you can see. (And I
>>     scanned the output too fast when I uploaded it.)
>> Section 4.6 should likely also be moved into section 6 (maybe as 6.2),
>> since it makes use of the data structure defined in 6.1. Also, from a
>> logical viewpoint, section 6 should come before section 5 which explains
>> how to populate the attributes of a HTMLPropertiesCollection.
> I'm not 100% convinced that those changes are necessary (as opposed to the
> one discussed here which is a bug: HTMLPropertiesCollection really can't be
> a subsection of the Conformance Requirements).
> I've now updated the tooling (in the new html-tools repo) to rewrite the
> sections correctly, without the extra NodeJS tool. The other rewritings you
> suggest in bug 20081 can be layered atop that, but I think they're less of
> a priority (I won't stand in the way if you want to jump in though  it's
> the stuff in publish.py after line ~80).

I agree, it's not as urgent. I just thought it would be more readable.
Let's deal with it on the bug.

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