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Re: Option 3

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2011 17:15:44 +0100
Message-ID: <4D88CB30.5040603@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: "Dailey, David P." <david.dailey@sru.edu>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, PSIG <member-psig@w3.org>
On 22.03.2011 17:07, Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Tue, 22 Mar 2011, Dailey, David P. wrote:
>>
>> When these issues were discussed in 2009, I was of the opinion [1], as I
>> gather Larry Rosen has said that the consensus of the Working Group was
>> that forking of the spec was not desirable.
>
> This is incorrect. It is possibly the majority opinion of the AC
> representatives of company members of the W3C that forking should not be
> allowed, but it is not the consensus opinion of the HTML working group. In
> fact, two of the use cases the working group presented to the W3C are
> explicitly about forking. A solution that disallows forking wouldn't be
> one that addresses the requests of the group.

...for the record: I don't believe there *is* a consensus opinion of the 
HTML WG.

 > ...

Best regards, Julian
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