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Re: Cross-posting etiquette

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 09 Jul 2008 12:54:06 +0200
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ud0twgk9wxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Sun, 02 Mar 2008 10:20:33 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:

> It has been brought to my attention that my recommendation to not cross-
> post replies to my bulk replies that are themselves cross-posted to many
> mailing lists may have been taken as some sort of bad faith behaviour to
> reduce the visibility of any rebuttals.

Without making any accusations of good or bad faith, I have noticed that  
once again your replies to various emails which include the fact that  
changes are made to the spec do not necessarily get posted to this group.

The effect is to reduce the transparency of the HTML spec development to  
the HTML Working Group, by forcing them to follow at least the WHAT-WG in  
order to see the issues and explanations that lead to changes being  
introduced.

Would you be able, as editor for this working group, to add this wrking  
group to the recipients in such messages you send?

cheers

Chaals

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