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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 19:53:58 +0200
Message-ID: <48BADAB6.9010400@gmx.de>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>, Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Henri Sivonen wrote:
> ...
> The cycle can take up to two years. This year, Hixie has responded to 
> email I sent in 2006.
> 
> Why does this particular issue need special fast-tracking? Is not 
> fast-tracking it blocking an implementor?
> ...

My assumption is that those involved in this disagreement feel that the 
current wording negatively affects something that works in current UAs 
with AT.

Anyway, if each feedback loop takes two years we have a serious problem 
that we need to fix, for instance by installing more editors (or 
encouraging the second editor to actually do editorial work).

BR, Julian
Received on Sunday, 31 August 2008 17:54:46 GMT

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