2005-03-02 14:58 UTC Winter 2005 Travelog: Part 2 (Versioning)
One of the early panels at the W3C Plenary was about extensibility and versioning. The moderator asked the room to think about, and write an answer to, this question: How should specs manage error handling?
I thought about it then quickly wrote
detailed error-handling rules. Then I looked over at what David had written.
Define error handling clearly. Then I turned
to see what howcome had
Probably not surprising, given that we're all from the CSS world, which has been addressing this exact issue by defining error handling (under the name "forward-compatible parsing") for many years now.