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Re: CfC: Publish three heartbeat drafts as WDs

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:01:44 -0400
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>, Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "Michael(tm) Smith (mike@w3.org)" <mike@w3.org>, "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "team-html-a11y@w3.org" <team-html-a11y@w3.org>, W3C WAI Protocols & Formats <w3c-wai-pf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20130911040144.GB7602@concerto.rednote.net>
Sam:

Sam Ruby writes:
> On 09/10/2013 07:36 PM, Janina Sajka wrote:
> >Dear All:
> >
> >I'm very disappointed to note that longdesc is still listed in the
> >obsolete (Sec. 11) of the HTML 5.1 nightly. Is this also the case with
> >the current crop of heartbeats?
> >
> >Surely everyone is aware that the TF's longdesc extension Las Call
> >expires Monday next?
> >
> >Can we please, please have this resolved immediately? As agreed?
> 
> I encourage you to write a bug report.  I'm confident that such will
> be handled appropriately.
> 
While the pointer may have been edited from the May 2013 email below,
the below text does refer to the existing bug:

https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=21341

Janina

> As to what we agreed to previously, here is what plan 2014 states:
> 
>   If such a specification obtains consensus and meets the proposed CR
>   exit criteria by 2014Q2 it could be folded back into the core HTML
>   spec by that time.
> 
> http://dev.w3.org/html5/decision-policy/html5-2014-plan.html
> 
> >Janina
> 
> - Sam Ruby
> 
> >Janina Sajka writes:
> >>Hi, Robin:
> >>
> >>Robin Berjon writes:
> >>>Hi Janina,
> >>>
> >>>On 24/05/2013 18:12 , Janina Sajka wrote:
> >>>>I will withdraw my objection at this time in the interest of preserving
> >>>>and furthering the comity that has arisen among us since Plan 2014.
> >>>
> >>>Thank you.
> >>>
> >>Well, it's not my intent to throw a major monkey-wrench into the works.
> >>Perhaps we should have inquired about prioritization and communicated
> >>our expected timelines before.
> >>
> >>>>While I do not think anyone is intentionally delaying here, continued
> >>>>delay does exaserbate W3C accessibility messaging. Also, we're now
> >>>>quite likely to have a Last Call for HTMl Image Description published before
> >>>>another HTML heartbeat is published.
> >>>
> >>>What is your time frame for LC? We're not really constrained as to
> >>>the minimal amount of time between heartbeats.
> >>>
> >>We're expecting LC late June. We further expect to prepare our CR
> >>implementation report during LC, so that we may well go to PR late
> >>August/early September, skipping CR.
> >>
> >>>>Is there any reason it's unreasonable to expect this bug to be resolved
> >>>>before the NEXT publication milestone?
> >>>
> >>>No, I wouldn't think so. As I said, it hasn't been handled either
> >>>high or low priority. I (and as far as I know, the other editors
> >>>too) tend to proceed by fixing blocks of bugs that are on related
> >>>topics. We can certainly handle this bug soon.
> >>>
> >>Thanks, Robin. That would be helpful.
> >>
> >>Janina
> >>
> >>>--
> >>>Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/ - @robinberjon
> >>
> >>--
> >>
> >>Janina Sajka,	Phone:	+1.443.300.2200
> >>			sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
> >>		Email:	janina@rednote.net
> >>
> >>Linux Foundation Fellow
> >>Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:	http://a11y.org
> >>
> >>The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> >>Chair,	Protocols & Formats	http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
> >>	Indie UI			http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
> >>
> >

-- 

Janina Sajka,	Phone:	+1.443.300.2200
			sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
		Email:	janina@rednote.net

Linux Foundation Fellow
Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:	http://a11y.org

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Chair,	Protocols & Formats	http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
	Indie UI			http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
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