[whatwg] Please provide a single document with HTML5+Web Workers+everything else

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Fri Oct 9 00:02:12 PDT 2009

On Wed, 30 Sep 2009, Simon Pieters wrote:
> I'd like WHATWG to host a single document that contains HTML5, Web 
> Workers, and everything that is in the source document but is being 
> split out to separate specs.
> I'd like this for two reasons:
> 1. The WHATWG copyright that was originally attached to the things that 
> were split out doesn't seem to apply now when they are in separate specs 
> with different copyright notices. http://svn.whatwg.org/webapps/source 
> does not include the WHATWG copyright notice.
> 2. It's simpler to review Web Workers when the xrefs to HTML5 aren't 
> broken. Even when gsnedders implements xdoc xrefs, it would still be 
> annoying to jump back and forth between the two documents. (I guess the 
> same applies to Web Database and the others, too.)


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