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RE: WebIDL Spec Status

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 2 Jul 2014 19:22:23 +0000 (UTC)
To: Domenic Denicola <domenic@domenicdenicola.com>
cc: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@apple.com>, Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1407021837020.9426@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 2 Jul 2014, Domenic Denicola wrote:
>
> From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
> 
> > I've been reluctant to do so to avoid people ending up on obsolete 
> > versions (e.g. by following links from old source code) and not 
> > realising what's going on.
> 
> This is the danger, but I think an appropriately-annoying danger sign 
> mitigates it significantly.
> 
> I was going to link to the <picture> spec as my favorite example, but 
> they seem to have made it less annoying (by moving it to the bottom 
> instead of the middle), which is sad. So I made this example instead:
> 
> http://jsbin.com/mutefami/1/

Yeah, that's an interesting idea. I've filed a bug to track this.

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