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Re: Concerns about new section "predefined vocabularies"

From: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>
Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 07:17:28 -0500
Message-ID: <4A0C0BD8.30503@burningbird.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Julian Reschke wrote:
> Julian Reschke wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm very concerned about what's going on here in the spec -- see 
>> <http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#vcard>.
>>
>> This mainly replicates information from the IETF vCard spec (RFC 
>> 2739). I realize that the author may think that that spec is not 
>> sufficient; but the right way to fix this is to participate in 
>> revising it (see 
>> <http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-vcarddav-vcardrev-07> and 
>> <http://tools.ietf.org/wg/vcarddav/>), not by creating a copy in W3C 
>> space.
>>
>> Best regards, Julian
>
> In the meantime, the spec also replicates information from RFC 2446 
> (iCalendar), soon to be obsoleted by 
> <http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-calsify-2446bis-09>. See 
> <http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#vevent>.
>
> BR, Julian
>
>
>
Yes, Ian and Tantek don't have a high opinion of how the IETF operates

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Shelley
Received on Thursday, 14 May 2009 12:18:17 GMT

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