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Re: sections removed, current and ongoing

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2010 16:52:59 +0100
Message-ID: <4B48A65B.7090607@lachy.id.au>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Sam Ruby wrote:
> Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>> Major issues, such as those requesting the removal of sections, should
>> start their discussions here on the list, which will allow us to get a
>> better understanding of how the rest of the group feels about the
>> issue. (People should be able to use reasonable judgement and common
>> sense to determine whether their issue is major or minor, but if in
>> doubt, mailing this list first shouldn't hurt.)
> Can you cite a major bug that wasn't discussed first on the list?

Yes. The ones from Shelley that this issue is about regarding the 
removal of various sections, like <details>, which came as a surprise to 
many, the bugs that led to the recent splitting of the spec earlier 
today, reht request to remove the hidden attribute, <meter>, the Web 
Browsers section, and various others.

See some of these bugs.

Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
Received on Saturday, 9 January 2010 15:53:32 UTC

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