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Re: IDL problem

From: Shane McCarron <ahby@aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2013 08:52:18 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOk_reHhjoYaJH_5rxVOgjkJMA0GFg_qu+W68esGU_3CcvYCOQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
Cc: "spec-prod@w3.org Prod" <spec-prod@w3.org>, Shane Cell <shane@aptest.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
I wasn't aware you were planning on a new GUI . I think that's a good idea.
But a simple error checking module that runs very early and just halts
processing is what I was thinking of.  Force the errors to be fixed right
away.  Honestly if web browsers had done that to html from day one the
internet wouldn't be such a mess.
On Sep 19, 2013 8:38 AM, "Robin Berjon" <robin@w3.org> wrote:

> On 19/09/2013 15:17 , Shane McCarron wrote:
>> Checking the input for common errors seems like it would have a big
>> upside.  I will take a shot at it.  I may start a new dissuasion thread
>> where people can suggest things to look for.
> Yes, I think it would be very useful. One reason it has taken a while to
> get started is because in my mind it is linked to the new UI (I don't want
> to flood every reader with linting info). I'm happy to outline what I have
> in mind if there is interest in working on it. I could perhaps tease out
> the new UI stuff rather quickly, which would make things easier.
> --
> Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/ - @robinberjon
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