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Re: Why I don't attend the weekly teleconference (Was: Input on the agenda)

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 23:58:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0906232355120.16244@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Tue, 23 Jun 2009, Shelley Powers wrote:
> >
> > You already have editing rights. Just start writing. You don't have to 
> > ask anyone's permission. There is plenty of precedent for this; when a 
> > spec of sufficient quality comes up that replaces a section of the 
> > HTML5 spec, I remove the text in HTML5 and instead point (if 
> > appropriate) to the new text. This has happened with XMLHttpRequest, 
> > the Selectors API, Window (which was later remerged in), the URL 
> > parsing and resolving sections, the Content Sniffing section, and for 
> > a number of other documents that I still edit (Web Socket API, Web 
> > Socket Protocol, Web Storage, Server-sent Events, and Web Workers).
> Still setting all the rules, eh, Ian?

No, the above is in fact what our chair said:


You already have editing rights. Our chair has encouraged you to start 
writing. Is there anyone else whose permission you would like?

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