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Re: Request to open new issue to expand longdesc (was Re: hypothetical question on longdesc)

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2012 12:10:48 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpvci=cAV-x-JxCTkixU0zzehLmYPn5GV8UmTvVEM9V-Gkw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Hi Paul,

> No.  For the reasons previously stated in this thread the Chairs are not willing to open the issue you have requested.

Then what course of action do the Chairs recommend to expedite
expanding longdesc to other attributes in the HTML5 time frame? What
is the best approach?

Thank you.

Best Regards,
Laura

On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 10:34 AM, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com> wrote:
>>> My request stands. Do the Chairs deny or grant it?
>
> No.  For the reasons previously stated in this thread the Chairs are not willing to open the issue you have requested.
>
> /paulc
>
> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
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>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Laura Carlson [mailto:laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 10, 2012 2:04 PM
> To: Sam Ruby
> Cc: Paul Cotton; Maciej Stachowiak; HTML Accessibility Task Force; public-html@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Request to open new issue to expand longdesc (was Re: hypothetical question on longdesc)
>
> Hi Sam,
>
>>> Nothing is stopping the Chairs from taking responsibility for their
>>> delay and opening a new issue.
>>>
>>> My request stands. Do the Chairs deny or grant it?
>>
>> I encourage you to talk to Judy and/or Janina.
>
> I have.
>
> Ultimately the HTML Chairs are responsible for the delay. I should not be punished for the actions of others.
>
> Neither Judy or Janina are/were material to my longdesc research or my February 2011 decision to request ISSUE-30 be reopened.
>
> I encourage the Chairs to respond my question.
>
> Thank you.
>
> Best Regards,
> Laura
>
> --
> Laura L. Carlson
>



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Laura L. Carlson
Received on Monday, 23 April 2012 17:11:22 GMT

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