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

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 18:02:17 +0200
Message-ID: <4ADC8D89.60006@gmx.de>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Oct 18, 2009, at 22:20, Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>> For now, there seems to be lazy consensus for doing RDFa (we have a 
>> FPWD),
> 
> If this is how FPWD is interpreted even within the WG, maybe the idea of 
> taking on multiple FPWDs some of which may get abandoned as tombstone 
> Notes isn't working out.
> 
> At least I thought that when Sam encouraged a plurality of competing 
> drafts the idea was to gauge which ones the WG ends up actually 'doing' 
> some time after FPWD.

The point I'm trying to make is that this WG made a decision to work on 
RDFa, and publish it as FPWD, but, unless I'm missing something, did 
*not* do that for Microdata (which was suddenly dropped into the spec, 
and which has been controversial since).

BR, Julian
Received on Monday, 19 October 2009 16:02:56 UTC

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