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Re: Follow-up about PUT and DELETE in form methods

From: Cameron Heavon-Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2011 15:14:57 +0000
Cc: public-html-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1879A2B4-61D1-494C-BB82-845BFDFE828B@gmail.com>
To: Thibault Jouannic <thibault@miximum.fr>
On 07/12/2011, at 3:58 PM, Thibault Jouannic wrote:

> Hi,
> I was looking for some news about the state of PUT and DELETE methods adoption or removal in forms.
> As far as I know, the bug was reopened[1], but I don't see any definitive decision in the thread. I also noticed that some work is being done[2], but I can't find anything about the adoption of this.
> Since I'm new on this list, could someone tell me where can I find the latest discussion about it, or if any decision was adopted?
> Regards,
> Thibault Jouannic
> [1] - https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10671
> [2] - http://amundsen.com/examples/put-delete-forms/

Hi Thibault,

I reopened the bug earlier this year prompted by requests from this mailing list. since we've been working on a draft proposal and also addressing concerns from Julian who initially created the bug. the most recent discussion can be found on public-html[1] which was started by yet another request to revisit.

the bug was recently closed by the editor with a resolution of WONTFIX, however the rational appears vague and recent work has not been addressed. 

after waiting due time for a reply, if not forthcoming i'll reopen the bug again to request an official response from the editor.

the html wg decision making policy defines the procedure which is being followed[2].

Cameron Jones

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2011Nov/0234.html
[2] http://dev.w3.org/html5/decision-policy/decision-policy.html
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