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Re: Where is the "complete document"

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:31:47 -0800
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Sam Pinkus <sgpinkus@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <4F08A8D5-D7EF-412F-A349-F7745FE4FADD@gmail.com>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>


> On Jan 23, 2015, at 2:06 AM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
> 
> 
>> On 22 Jan 2015, at 23:22, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 2:04 PM, Sam Pinkus <sgpinkus@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> On 01/23/2015 06:36 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>>>> Woah, *that's* an old document.  It'll celebrate its 14th birthday
>>> 
>>> Yet still one of the top results on popular search engines for "css3
>>> specification".
>> 
>> Holy crap you're right, it's the 4th result for me.  Let's... get that
>> slapped with an obsoletion notice.
>> 
>> Peter, Daniel, who can I talk to about maintaining that document?  It
>> desperately needs a notice that it's an old and out-of-date document
>> that should only be referenced as a historical artifact.
> 
> Given how we've handled obsolete documents with no chance of progress recently, this should be retired from the REC track entirely, and turned into a note. Probably a gutted one.
> 
> - Florian

Gut it, but add a link to "Current Work" or wherever it is we want people to go after finding it through Google. It might then also help Google return better results. 
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