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== Confusion Mitigated ==
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== Confusion persists ==
 
 
* Fullscreen: https://fullscreen.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/fullscreen/
 
** Status: discontinued as a NOTE. ED URL (http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/fullscreen/raw-file/tip/Overview.html) redirects
 
* Streams: https://streams.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/streams-api/
 
** Status: discontinued as NOTE. ED URL is WHATWG URL, former ED URL (http://w3c.github.io/streams-api/) redirects
 
* XMLHttpRequest: https://xhr.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest2/
 
** Status: both /TR/ forks discontinued as NOTEs. ED URLs are to WHATWG XHR, former ED URL https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/xhr/raw-file/default/xhr-1/Overview.html redirects.
 
* URL: https://url.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/url/ plus various aliases and older versions (e.g. https://www.w3.org/TR/url-1/)
 
** Status: discontinued as NOTE, ED URL is WHATWG URL, former ED URL http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/url/raw-file/tip/Overview.html redirects.
 
** https://w3ctag.github.io/url/ has also been fully discontinued.
 
 
 
== Confusion Persists ==
 
  
 
* Fetch: https://fetch.spec.whatwg.org/
 
* Fetch: https://fetch.spec.whatwg.org/
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* DOM: https://dom.spec.whatwg.org/
 
* DOM: https://dom.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/dom/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/dom/
** Status: still exists as an outdated snapshot (and modified in undocumented ways) with no warning, causing confusion. And has a weird rename ("DOM4") too.
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** Forked to https://w3c.github.io/dom/
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** Status: still exists as an outdated snapshot (and modified in undocumented ways) with no warning, causing confusion. And has a weird rename ("DOM4") too. Editors draft has renewed forking efforts with particularly bad copy-and-paste practices.
 
* XMLHttpRequest: https://xhr.spec.whatwg.org/
 
* XMLHttpRequest: https://xhr.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** A subset was forked to https://www.w3.org/TR/progress-events/. (ED redirects)
 
** A subset was forked to https://www.w3.org/TR/progress-events/. (ED redirects)
* Encoding: https://encoding.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/encoding/
 
** Status: still exists as an outdated snapshot with no warning, causing confusion
 
 
* Notifications: https://notifications.spec.whatwg.org/
 
* Notifications: https://notifications.spec.whatwg.org/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/notifications/
 
** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/notifications/
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*** https://www.w3.org/TR/2dcontext2/
 
*** https://www.w3.org/TR/2dcontext2/
 
*** https://www.w3.org/TR/microdata/ (published as NOTE, but still contains a bunch of outdated content)
 
*** https://www.w3.org/TR/microdata/ (published as NOTE, but still contains a bunch of outdated content)
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== Confusion persists with some mitigation ==
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* Encoding: https://encoding.spec.whatwg.org/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/encoding/
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** Status: still exists as an outdated snapshot, with a floating notice that it's an outdated snapshot at the bottom, but pretending that it provides a "stable reference"
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== Confusion mitigated ==
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* Fullscreen: https://fullscreen.spec.whatwg.org/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/fullscreen/
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** Status: discontinued as a NOTE. ED URL (http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/fullscreen/raw-file/tip/Overview.html) redirects
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* Streams: https://streams.spec.whatwg.org/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/streams-api/
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** Status: discontinued as NOTE. ED URL is WHATWG URL, former ED URL (http://w3c.github.io/streams-api/) redirects
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* XMLHttpRequest: https://xhr.spec.whatwg.org/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest2/
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** Status: both /TR/ forks discontinued as NOTEs. ED URLs are to WHATWG XHR, former ED URL https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/xhr/raw-file/default/xhr-1/Overview.html redirects.
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* URL: https://url.spec.whatwg.org/
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** Forked to http://www.w3.org/TR/url/ plus various aliases and older versions (e.g. https://www.w3.org/TR/url-1/)
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** Status: discontinued as NOTE, ED URL is WHATWG URL, former ED URL http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/url/raw-file/tip/Overview.html redirects.
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** https://w3ctag.github.io/url/ has also been fully discontinued.

Revision as of 14:46, 14 April 2017

This page exists to document the status of the outdated forks of various WHATWG specifications, and any progress toward clarifying their out-of-dateness.


Confusion persists

Confusion persists with some mitigation


Confusion mitigated