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Re: [DOM] Name

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Sep 2011 17:14:38 +0200
To: "Charles Pritchard" <chuck@jumis.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, "Adrian Bateman" <adrianba@microsoft.com>, "Doug Schepers" <schepers@w3.org>, "Jacob Rossi" <jrossi@microsoft.com>, "Arthur Barstow" <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Message-ID: <op.v1ccmod164w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Sun, 04 Sep 2011 23:08:25 +0200, Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>  
> I propose calling it "Web Core".
> WC1 (Web Core version 1).

It is a somewhat compelling idea, but I think we should keep "DOM" in the  
name given that everything it builds on did too.

> The "Web" semantic is popular, easy.

All our specifications are about the web. "Web" is just the new "X"  
(Extensible), not very useful.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 5 September 2011 15:15:34 UTC

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