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Re: Developers confuse the original MS PE submission for the current spec

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Apr 2013 10:44:45 -0400
Message-ID: <517BE45D.1000002@nokia.com>
To: Doug Schepers <doug@w3.org>
CC: "public-pointer-events@w3.org" <public-pointer-events@w3.org>
On 4/25/13 7:24 PM, ext Jacob Rossi wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 7:23 AM, Rick Byers <rbyers@google.com> wrote:
>> Both Bing and Google search for "pointer events specification" return the old submission (http://www.w3.org/Submission/pointer-events/) higher than any version of the actual specification (eg. https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/pointerevents/raw-file/tip/pointerEvents.html).
>>
>> I've seen this cause confusion multiple times (people looking at the submission thinking it's the current spec and raising issues with it).  Can we perhaps change the title and/or add a note to the top of the submission to point to the current specification?
>>
> I support this. I've seen occasional issues from this.  I don't have access to update this document. Doug, can you help?  My suggestion would be to:
>
> -Update "Latest published version" to point to http://www.w3.org/TR/pointerevents/
> -Add a sentence to the first paragraph the SoTD section that says "The latest published version of this document, which incorporates feedback from the Pointer Events Working Group, can be found <link>here</link>."

I support this too (and indeed we will need to Doug to help us).

Doug - what do you recommend?

-AB
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