[whatwg] Removing @rev
giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl
Thu May 15 13:29:17 PDT 2008
Getting suport from Lynx is the easy part; the hard part is to get the
supporting Lynx to all those BBS out there. This is very much different
from the personal browser the user can control.
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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Ian Hickson
Sent: Thursday, May 15, 2008 10:02 PM
To: Nicholas Shanks
Cc: whatwg at whatwg.org; lynx-dev at nongnu.org
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Removing @rev
On Thu, 15 May 2008, Nicholas Shanks wrote:
> For what it's worth, I always press 'c' before going hunting for a
> contact address. It usually doesn't work, but that's life I guess.
> Ian: would it be too much to have the spec say that @rev is valid if and
> only if its value is "made" or "owner"? That way I can continue
> supporting older versions of lynx until people have updated to a version
> supporting rel=author
Well HTML5 is far from being ready, I recommend using HTML4 for now and
getting Lynx to support rel=author in advance of HTML5 coming out.
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