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Re: ISSUE-76: Need feedback on splitting Microdata into separate specification

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 10:59:01 +0300
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <5D0E9AD8-5079-4FBE-BBDC-AC0F154060A8@iki.fi>
To: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>
On Oct 16, 2009, at 20:32, Shelley Powers wrote:
>>> If anything, you, like everyone else who have responded to this  
>>> discussion have given a good reason to remove Microdata from the  
>>> HTML5 specification, into its own document. If it is the superior  
>>> approach you deem it to be, it will succeed;
>>
>> It may well succeed as a stand-alone thing, but I choose not to  
>> support splitting it out merely in order to show confidence.
>>
> To show confidence in it?

No, I was trying to say that I don't take your bait to play a  
confidence demonstration game. I'm not into those. I prefer to just  
chicken out.

However, if you are into this sort of confidence demonstrations, why  
do you campaign for removing Microdata from HTML5 instead of showing  
your confidence in the success of the solution you think is the better  
alternative?

-- 
Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@iki.fi
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/
Received on Monday, 19 October 2009 08:13:08 GMT

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