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Re: Feature request for diff links (was: Re: [respec] acronyms)

From: Giuseppe Pascale <giuseppep@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:22:45 +0100
To: "Robin Berjon" <robin@berjon.com>
Cc: "Shane McCarron" <shane@aptest.com>, "spec-prod@w3.org Prod" <spec-prod@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.v5eqf7cp6ugkrk@giuseppep-x220>
On Wed, 23 Nov 2011 13:22:59 +0100, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com> wrote:

> Hi Giuseppe.
> On Nov 23, 2011, at 12:25 , Giuseppe Pascale wrote:
>> I'll take the chance to make this into a feature request then :)
>> I've seen spec having at the top of the document (after the list of  
>> current and previous versions) and link to the diff page, for example  
>> this one:
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets-digsig/
>> Maybe you could add a flag to decide if you want the link to the diff  
>> page available as a "DiffMark" button or as a "header"?
>> Also, should be possible to have a list of previous versions and the  
>> difference with each of them?
> I think that that feature makes a lot of sense, but as you will have  
> understood, I don't use the diff functionality myself so I'm unlikely to  
> get around to implementing it myself (there are quite a few other  
> features that I have higher up on my todo list). But maybe you can  
> convince Shane to do it — and of course, we take patches ;-)
ok, I'll see what I can do during xmas vacations ;)

Giuseppe Pascale
TV & Connected Devices
Opera Software
Received on Wednesday, 23 November 2011 16:23:28 UTC

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