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Re: CfC: to publish Encrypted Media Extensions specification as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD)

From: イアンフェッティ <ifette@google.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2013 14:37:55 -0800
Message-ID: <CAF4kx8e2VOZmLGE-7jn7gQMyq_xWj6y_ZNJFdryCQME7yEYg+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, "David Dorwin <ddorwin@google.com> (ddorwin@google.com)" <ddorwin@google.com>, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>, Mark Watson <watsonm@netflix.com>
Robert, I agree with your objectives and personally would support them but
I don't support the objection as I don't believe that advancement to FPWD
should be a time for people to demand resolution on particular issues. LC
or CR sure, but not on FPWD. It's a procedural thing for me.

-Ian

On Tue, Jan 29, 2013 at 2:29 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 29, 2013 at 5:21 PM, Ian Fette (イアンフェッティ) <ifette@google.com>wrote:
>
>> We can either sit in our admittedly morally-comfortable sandbox as we
>> watch our relevance fade (either because the web loses to a more capable
>> native platform, or because this work and implementation proceed outside of
>> W3C), or we can hold our noses a bit and try to ensure that if this is
>> something we have to do, we at least do it in the best way possible. We can
>> ensure that as much as possible is interoperable.
>
>
> Do you support my objection, then?
>
> The current EME draft and the untrammeled CDM ecosystem it enables is very
> far from "ensuring that as much as possible is interoperable".
>
> Rob
> --
> Jesus called them together and said, “You know that the rulers of the
> Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority
> over them. Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among
> you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your
> slave — just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve,
> and to give his life as a ransom for many.” [Matthew 20:25-28]
>
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