Re: [DOM] Name

On Sep 5, 2011, at 12:06 PM, Adam Barth <> wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 2:08 PM, Charles Pritchard <> wrote:
>> On 9/4/11 6:39 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Sun, 04 Sep 2011 15:12:45 +0200, Arthur Barstow <>
>> wrote:
>> The CfC to publish a new WD of DOM Core was blocked by this RfC. I will
>> proceed with a  request to publish a new WD of DOM Core in TR/. The name DOM
>> Core will be used for the upcoming WD. If anyone wants to propose a name
>> change, please start a *new* thread.
>> Given that the specification replaces most of DOM2 and DOM3 I suggest we
>> name it DOM4, including for the upcoming WD (or alternatively a WD we
>> publish a couple of weeks later).
>> I propose calling it "Web Core".
>> WC1 (Web Core version 1).
> WebCore is one of the major implementation components of WebKit.
> Calling this spec Web Core might be confusing for folks who work on
> WebKit.  It would be somewhat like calling a spec Presto.  :)

Or calling a browser "Chrome".

Web Core does implement web core, doesn't it?

Received on Monday, 5 September 2011 21:33:56 UTC