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Re: @headers issue resolved - allowing a td to be referenced by a header to be in the HTMl5 spec.

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 31 Aug 2008 13:56:46 +0200
Message-ID: <48BA86FE.60104@gmx.de>
To: James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>
CC: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>

James Graham wrote:
> ...
> Nevertheless, for better or worse the charter puts the burden of proof 
> on those wishing for a formal decision to be made to demonstrate that 
> the decision is needed for progress. Is there a documented reason that 
> this particular decision was so important that it should circumvent the 
> usual proposal-draft-feedback-redraft cycle? We have recently seen the 
> ...

My understanding of that cycle (*) is that it implies that there's no 
way to  get something into the spec the editor doesn't want in there. 
That would be a problem.

BR, Julian

(*) as currently practiced
Received on Sunday, 31 August 2008 11:57:32 GMT

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