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Re: CfC: to publish "The picture element" specification as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD)

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2013 11:08:39 +0000
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, Mathew Marquis <mat@matmarquis.com>, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <2D16001471D442268CD135D35A3AE15C@marcosc.com>
Excellent, thank you!:)  

As we are new here (at the HTMLWG), what happens now? What date should I put on the drafts? Who sends the pub request?, etc.   


On Thursday, 14 February 2013 at 10:51, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:

>  
> The Chairs note one objection to publishing this document. This is a technical objection based on "The picture element" not satisfying enough different use cases:
> <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Feb/0032.html>
>  
> There was also significant support for publishing.
>  
> The W3C Process states that "Consensus is not a prerequisite for approval to publish; the Working Group may request publication of a Working Draft even if it is unstable and does not meet all Working Group requirements."
>  
> Thus, failing to meet a particular use case is not sufficient reason to hold publication.
>  
> Therefore we hold that the Working Group supports publication of a First Public Working Draft of "The picture element".
>  
> Regards,
> Maciej
> (on behalf of the Chairs)
>  
>  
> On Jan 31, 2013, at 1:44 PM, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com (mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com)> wrote:
> > This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to publish as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD) the following “The picture element” document:
> >  
> > http://picture.responsiveimages.org/
> >  
> > Silence will be taken to mean there is no objection, but positive responses are encouraged. If there are no objections by Friday Feb 8, this resolution will carry.
> >  
> > Considerations to note:
> >  
> > - As a First Public Working Draft, this publication will trigger patent policy review.
> >  
> > - As a Working Draft publication, the document does not need not be complete, to meet all technical requirements, or to have consensus on the contents.
> >  
> > /paulc
> > HTML WG co-chair
> >  
> > Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
> > 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
> > Tel: (425) 705-9596 Fax: (425) 936-7329
> >  
>  
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