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Re: [clipboard] typo in WebIDL

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2013 12:31:38 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDB3QmC-v9rDOFU24L_ptvHNFb7oi9zX=EkEnLsvrQcX6Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: James Greene <james.m.greene@gmail.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, Hallvord Steen <hsteen@mozilla.com>, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@hazael-massieux.fr>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 12:09 PM, James Greene <james.m.greene@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 12:17 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 10:06 AM, James Greene <james.m.greene@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > On Sep 18, 2013 10:42 AM, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
>> >> On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 10:09 AM, James Greene
>> >> <james.m.greene@gmail.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >> > Remember that the URL referenced is not for the latest version of
>> >> > this
>> >> > spec.
>> >> > Correct URL:
>> >> >    http://www.w3.org/TR/clipboard-apis/
>> >>
>> >> If the URL includes TR/, it's not the correct URL.
>> >
>> > I'm lost. Is there an explanation of this somewhere?
>>
>> Things on /TR have a very strong precedent of being drastically
>> out-of-date and riddled with errors, because the W3C publication
>> process is still painful enough (and used to be even more painful)
>> that it's annoying to publish consistently.  You should nearly always
>> be looking at the Editor's Drafts instead - thus the refrain "TR is
>> short for TRash".
>
> So does this imply that someone (i.e. Hallvord :)) needs to move it
> elsewhere?

No, the location isn't the problem, the update schedule is.  The EDs
on dev.w3.org are fine.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 19:32:27 UTC

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