Please volunteer to maintain the HTML version of the spec

Axel Rauschmayer axel at
Fri Apr 17 17:16:35 UTC 2015

> I could probably come up with a way to include permanent ids in section headings as  Word invisible fields. 
> It would be a little more work for spec. editors (and somewhat bug prone: forgetting to include one, forgetting to change the id when copying a heading, etc) but would eliminate the need to maintain an external map.

That is a great idea! It may make sense to make each top-level section a separate namespace then it’s easier to keep IDs unique and there is graceful degradation. One way of achieving that is by breaking up the HTML spec into one page per top-level section, but that has disadvantages, too.

Dr. Axel Rauschmayer
axel at

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