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Re: hgroup

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 4 May 2011 08:37:01 +0100
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To: Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com>
Cc: HTMLwg <public-html@w3.org>
hi bruce

> Is <hgroup> dropped only from the W3C spec and remains in the WHATWG spec?

yes, and as 2 working group members have requested a revert of the change
the editor decided to make
I expect to see it back in HTML5 soonish.


On 4 May 2011 08:23, Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com> wrote:

> On Tue, 03 May 2011 22:12:09 +0100, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>  On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 1:59 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
>>> If anyone actually wants hgroup back (as in, actually included in the
>>> spec, not just dropped via a different process), they can submit a revert
>>> request, or escalate the bug to an issue. If no one objects, the chairs will
>>> assume there is consensus on this change.
>> Sigh.  I request a revert.  We shouldn't be making changes to the spec
>> (even just the W3C version) solely for appeasement purposes.
> Is <hgroup> dropped only from the W3C spec and remains in the WHATWG spec?

with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG

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