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Re: ISSUE-31 Change Proposal

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 2010 22:51:46 +0000 (UTC)
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Cc: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1001292250260.22020@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Fri, 29 Jan 2010, Laura Carlson wrote:
> 
> > Since none of those have been rejected, why are we looking at change 
> > proposals already?
> 
> Because the HTML WG Chairs have asked for change proposals for Issue 31. 
> HTML Tracker Issue 31 was opened before the HTML WG Decision Policy was 
> put in place.
> 
> The Full History of Issue 31: 
> http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/IssueAltAttribute
> 
> Accessibility Change Proposal Status: 
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/wiki/Accessibility_Change_Proposal_Status
> 
> Some change proposals in the table don't have bugs because they too 
> predate the Decision Policy.

Ah, ok. It seems unfortunate to go through the whole time-consuming 
process for things that are uncontroversial -- I recommend filing bugs for 
the proposals first, especially for the editorial stuff, since I see no 
problem with just doing those. That would save us (the task force) a lot 
of time.

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