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DOM Core Timeline

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2011 10:27:15 +0200
To: "Philippe Le Hegaret" <plh@w3.org>
Cc: www-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vzr9rpiw64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Fri, 05 Aug 2011 20:02:01 +0200, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org> wrote:
> Except that DOMCore doesn't match reality either. It's trying to define
> the future DOM Core API. It's useful to move forward but won't help the
> present reality. Imho, for DOM Core, it would be better to work on two
> parallel documents:
> - one that tries to match current reality and get published as a REC by
> the beginning of 2012
> - one that contains the first document + all additions Anne and ms2ger
> are adding. Consider publishing the stable features of that draft into a
> REC on a regular basis.

I'm not sure if this is feedback on DOM Core, but we are mostly removing  
features and doing that takes most of the time. There are very few  
"additions". As an aside, we previously tried such an approach with  
XMLHttpRequest and have yet to succeed.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 6 August 2011 08:27:45 UTC

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