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Re: HTML5 CR "at risk" features

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:41:28 +1000
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2mhb+bZyNFMvmOO1TFouKA=RbJWMj_4SBU7Y4BD_w+x7w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: public-html <public-html@w3.org>
On Thu, Apr 10, 2014 at 11:47 PM, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com> wrote:
> The HTML WG F2F meeting reviewed the HTML 5.0  CR [1] "at risk" features in
> preparation of publishing an HTML 5.0 heartbeat publication and eventually a
> Last Call with some material removed from the HTML 5.0 specification.  This
> email is an attempt to summarize the recommendations of the F2F meeting.
> The definitive description of the discussions and recommendations is in the
> F2F minutes [2-3].
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> Bug 24812 was previously opened to cover the CR "at risk" features which
> were identified in the original HTML5 CR publication [1]:
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> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=24812
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> This bug will eventually be updated with the recommendations of the meeting
> so that we have a definitive record of the results of the discussions and so
> that HTML WG members not at the F2F meeting can register their support or
> dissent on the recommended removals.
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> First I will provide a summary of the HTML5 CR [1] "at risk" features and
> how the F2F meeting dealt with them.  Note that the features that are
> removed from HTML 5.0 will be retained in HTML 5.1.
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> HTML5 CR specification
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2014/CR-html5-20140204/
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> "The following features are at risk and may be removed due to lack of
> implementation.
>
> Application Cache - Do not remove
> <dialog> - Remove
> <details> and <summary> - Remove
> <input type=color> - Do not remove
> <input type=datetime>, <input type=month>, <input type=week>, <input
> type=time>, <input type=datetime-local>  - Remove except for <input
> type=time>
> <output> - Do not remove
> <style scoped> - Remove
> <iframe seamless> - Remove
> Custom scheme and content handlers (registerProtocolHandler and
> registerContentHandler) - Do not remove (remove only
> isContentHandlerRegistered, isProtocolHandlerRegistered)
> Outline algorithm - Do not remove
> UA mechanism for navigating to resources linked to in cite="", see Bug 18915
> for more. - Remove
>
> Second I will provide a modified list of the material that Robin proposed
> for items to be removed as discussed by the HTML WG F2F meeting:
> https://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/HTML5.0AtRiskFeatures#HTML_5.0_Features_at_Risk
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> Features to remove in LC
>
> <details>/<summary> - From CR "at risk" features
> <dialog> - From CR "at risk" features
>  :dir(), :valid, :invalid pseudoclass - Discussed at F2F meeting
> <iframe seamless> - From CR "at risk" features
> isContentHandlerRegistered, isProtocolHandlerRegistered - From CR "at risk"
> features
> input types datetime, datetime-local, week, month, time - From CR "at risk"
> features
> reportValidity - Discussed at F2F meeting
> <style scoped> - From CR "at risk" features
> XMLDocument.load - Discussed at F2F meeting (The Editors are considering if
> this should remain in HTML 5.1)
>
> Features at risk in LC
>
> DataCue - Discussed at F2F meeting
>  :valid, :invalid (need to review
> http://www.w3c-test.org/html/semantics/selectors/pseudo-classes/valid-invalid.html)
> - Discussed at F2F meeting
> New ruby model - Discussed at F2F meeting
> HTMLMediaElement.addTextTrack - Discussed at F2F meeting

I tried to find out from the minutes why addTextTrack is at risk, but
it was only mentioned without reasons.

Could somebody please explain the reasons?

Thanks,
Silvia.


> input type time - Discussed at F2F meeting
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> /paulc
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> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2014/CR-html5-20140204/
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> [2] http://www.w3.org/2014/04/08-html-wg-minutes.html
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> [3] http://www.w3.org/2014/04/09-html-wg-minutes.html
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> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
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