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Re: CfC: publish Candidate Recommendation of Web IDL Level 1; deadline December 9

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2015 11:57:26 +0100
Cc: public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-Id: <83294628-9605-4C3F-9C2B-371526FBEDC9@w3.org>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>

> On 02 Dec 2015, at 19:08, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> 
> On 12/2/15 11:25 AM, Yves Lafon wrote:
>> So same as http://heycam.github.io/webidl/ with maplike, setlike, [ImplicitThis], [Unscopeable], RegExp, FrozenArray and LegacyArrayClass removed.
> 
> OK, thanks.
In fact there are also a few cosmetic differences, PR 53, 56 and 74 are in that document as well (typos and internal link fixed).
> 
>> Note that the goal is not to produce a document to be used for implementors of WebIDL (who should follow the edcopy), but a reference of what is implemented at the time of its publication for writers of other specifications
> 
> A better way to phrase this might be that this is a reference for which parts of IDL are expected to have stable syntax and semantics at this point and should thus be used freely in specifications that use IDL. Note that this is not dependent on implementation status per se, though in practice implementation experience is typically needed to decide that something is stable.

It is indeed a better way to present this.
Thanks!

> maplike and setlike are getting there, I think, but it's probably ok to leave them out for the moment.
> -Bori
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