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Re: Seeing the open issues

From: Steve Faulkner <sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 08:32:26 +0100
Message-ID: <55687cf80708210032pd1cb043l312e35c0d89bb1b5@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: public-html@w3.org, whatwg@whatwg.org
Hi Ian,

Using IE 7 on XP when the page http://www.whatwg.org/issues/
opens it displays the message:

"Your Web browser does not support DOM3 Core, which is required by this

Do need to point out the issues with requiring a browser with "DOM3 Core
support" to view the content?

On 20/08/07, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> In response to the concerns over the lack of transparency that have
> recently been expressed both in these mailing lists and on blog posts, I
> have written a tool that exposes the issues I have on my list:
>   http://www.whatwg.org/issues/
> You can even vote for an issue to indicate that it should be made a
> priority (to do that, you'll have to have sent an e-mail that ended up
> on that list, as I use that as a way to prevent random spammers from
> trying to use this web app).
> There's also a page that shows the current 20 most-voted-for issues:
>   http://www.whatwg.org/issues/
> That page also contains some notes on what I'm likely to work on next,
> though this information isn't necessarily accurate.
> In addition to the above, you can also get a notification of every change
> to the spec using one of the following methods:
> You can follow this twitter feed (you can even subscribe to this with
> your mobile phone so that you get text messages for every checkin):
>   http://twitter.com/WHATWG
> You can subscribe to this mailing list:
>   http://lists.whatwg.org/listinfo.cgi/commit-watchers-whatwg.org
> You can browse recent changes to the spec here:
>   http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker
> If anyone wants to volunteer to summarise changes and post announcements,
> please just do it! Don't ask for permission, ask for forgiveness! I'm not
> sure what the process is to post to the HTML working group blog, but you
> can post to the WHATWG blog just by signing up and writing a blog post
> (just tell Lachlan afterwards so he can actually post it, we have that
> limited to certain users because spammers were abusing the blog). You can
> also post announcements to the WHATWG twitter feed using the form on the
> front page of whatwg.org.
> Cheers,
> --
> Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
> http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
> Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'

with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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Received on Tuesday, 21 August 2007 07:32:31 UTC

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