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Re: ready to publish "HTML5 differences from HTML4"?

From: Kornel Lesinski <kornel@geekhood.net>
Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2007 21:20:38 +0100
To: "Robert Burns" <rob@robburns.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tufz4or4ptj49s@g5.local>

On Sun, 24 Jun 2007 20:02:42 +0100, Robert Burns <rob@robburns.com> wrote:

> 4) for all of the dropped attributes, we need to immediately explain  
> what the alternatives authors will use (e.g., accesskey, td@scope).
>
> 5) the 'style' attribute issue just raised will cause great concern in  
> the population we release this to. Heavy-handed moves like that will  
> create a bad name for HTML5 before we can even get some consensus  
> amongst ourselves.

I agree. I was about to raise an issue about lack of rationale for  
dropping accesskey (which BTW I think should be limited to digits only  
rather than being dropped).

Perhaps this document should omit elements/attributes that are still  
disputed or mark on which there isn't a final decision yet.

-- 
regards, Kornel Lesinski
Received on Sunday, 24 June 2007 20:21:00 GMT

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