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Re: CfC: Publish "HTML to Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide" as a WG Note

From: Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2015 20:39:43 +0500
To: "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, "Paul Cotton" <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: "public-html-a11y@w3.org" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.x5bkgh0ns7agh9@5.255.233.85-red.dhcp.yndx.net>
-1

The note should explicitly point to the replacement document, instead of  
just warning that it has been abandoned.

Doing that in the warning would resolve my objection and I would then  
support publishing.

cheers

On Thu, 17 Sep 2015 21:41:48 +0500, Paul Cotton  
<Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com> wrote:

>
> The HTML Chairs are issuing a Call for Consensus to publish the “HTML to  
> Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide” as a WG Note.  
>
> The candidate WG Note document can be found here:
>
>
>    http://www.w3.org/2015/09/note-guide.html
>
> In March 2015 [1] the HTML WG agreed to publish a first public working  
> draft (FPWD) of “HTML Accessibility API Mappings 1.0” [2] to replace the  
> older >“HTML to Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide” [3].   
> This CfC is meant to publish the older out of date material as a WG Note  
> and to redirect >users of the older document [3] to the newer document  
> at [2].
>
>
> Silence will be taken to mean there is no objection, but positive  
> responses are encouraged.  If there are no objections by Thursday Sep  
> 24, this resolution >will carry.
>
>
> /paulc
>
> on behalf of the HTML WG co-chairs
>
>
> [1]  
> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2015Mar/0096.html
>
> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2015/WD-html-aam-1.0-20150407/
>
> [3] http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-html-aapi-20131001/
>
>
>
> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
>
> 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
>
> Tel: (425) 705-9596 Fax: (425) 936-7329
>
>
>
> Given the expansion of related efforts
>
> following on the conclusion of ARIA 1.0 (and of HTML 5.0), it is  
> proposed to
>
> leave this older document as is, published as a note, with pointers to  
> the new
>
> work that supercedes it.
>
>



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