[tei-council] Guidelines versions online (wrt date)

Lou Burnard lou.burnard at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Tue Oct 7 12:05:02 EDT 2008

Gabriel Bodard wrote:
> I am slightly confused by the different pages available at the following 
> two URLs:
> 1) http://www.tei-c.org/release/doc/tei-p5-doc/html/ref-date.html
> 2) http://www.tei-c.org/release/doc/tei-p5-doc/en/html/ref-date.html
> The latter seems to be more up-to-date, so I expect that the former is 
> an old URL that hasn't been removed from the server. Can someone 
> confirm? And should we kill that (or redirect) to avoid confusion?

This is probably something that needs to be pointed out to the people 
who run the Virginian website

> However, this leads me to another question: the difference between the 
> two seems to be that @precision has been added to att.editLike (since 
> (2) is the same in this regard as 
> http://tei.oucs.ox.ac.uk/release/doc/tei-p5-doc/en/html/ref-date.html). 
>  From where, as per the latest precision discussions, it should shortly 
> be removed again, no? If @precision is a member of att.ranging instead 
> of att.editLike, then how does date get @precision--since it doesn't 
> need the other attributes in att.ranging? 

err, what is att.ranging?

and why are we going to remove @precision from att.editLike?

(This is not, to the best of
> my knowledge, the <precision/> conversation I am supposed to be having 
> with Lou this afternoon.)


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