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Re: PSA: publish WD of "WebIDL Level 1"

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Tue, 1 Sep 2015 16:27:25 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78hH-t_TPSDgdDDLCAm+OkaS=MmkBojYuHxUOem6kHn4Gw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@apple.com>
Cc: Travis Leithead <travis.leithead@microsoft.com>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@gmail.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Tue, Sep 1, 2015 at 4:23 PM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@apple.com> wrote:
> I think you’re missing the point.  The point of these documentation is to know exactly what the patch author was looking at the time he wrote the patch.  If there was a typo in the spec, that’s an important information.
> As for diff’ing what has changed, that’s exactly the use case.  In order to know what has changed, you need to know what the old spec was.  The living standard is a total nightmare as far as I’m concerned.

I guess it depends on your workflow. In any event, does what Domenic
suggests and has implemented for https://streams.spec.whatwg.org/
address your concern?

Received on Tuesday, 1 September 2015 14:27:49 UTC

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