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Re: 48-Hour Call for Consensus (CfC); Publish a heartbeat of the Text Alternatives document

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:16:59 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOk_reE9fAj0m5xWthW9e-9YGiawhnzw3fet1J7BEab32Pu8SA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "janina@rednote.net" <janina@rednote.net>
Cc: "W3C WAI Protocols & Formats" <public-pfwg@w3.org>
+1 to publishing.

On Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 12:34 PM, janina@rednote.net <janina@rednote.net>
wrote:

> Colleagues:
>
> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to the Protocols and Formats Working
> Group to approve publication of an updated heartbeat draft of "HTML5:
> Techniques for providing useful text alternatives," according to the
> draft available at:
>
> Tiny URL:
> http://tinyurl.com/kjvjqat
>
> Direct URL:
>
> http://rawgit.com/w3c/alt-techniques/54c868254d49bac4ca1efa7d9907cc85bfa0a3cd/index.html
>
> As discussed in the regular weekly HTML-A11Y Task Force teleconference
> of Thursday 16 October logged at:
>
> http://www.w3.org/2014/10/16-html-a11y-minutes.html#item04
>
> Two editorial corrections are anticipated by this Call for Consensus:
>
> 1.)     An appropriate hyperlink in W3C web space will replace the place
> holder hyperlink, currently displaying as "XXXX," should this CfC pass
> and this heartbeat be published by W3C;
>
> 2.)     The hyperlink referencing the HTML 5 specification will have its
> display text corrected to indicate the hyperlink points to the Proposed
> Recommendation version of the HTML 5 specification, and not the W3C Last
> Call version, as currently displayed.
>
> In the interest of achieving publication of this heartbeat Working Draft
> ahead of the publication moratorium surrounding TPAC, a concurrent CfC
> is ongoing in the HTML-A11Y Task Force. HTML-WG process does not require
> a CfC for heartbeat publications.
>
> ACTION TO TAKE
>
> According to our agreed Consensus Procedures, this CfC is now open for
> objection, comment, as well as statements of support via email. Silence
> will be interpreted as support, though messages of support are certainly
> welcome.
>
> If you object to this proposed action, or have comments concerning this
> proposal, please respond by replying on list to this message no later
> than 23:59 (Midnight) Boston Time on Tuesday 21 October.  As is
> customary, we will also entertain a resolution on this CfC during our
> regular weekly teleconference meeting this coming Wednesday.
>
> Janina
>
>
>
>
>
> --
>
> Janina Sajka,   Phone:  +1.443.300.2200
>                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
>                 Email:  janina@rednote.net
>
> Linux Foundation Fellow
> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:       http://a11y.org
>
> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> Chair,  Protocols & Formats     http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
>         Indie UI                        http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
>
> --
>
> Janina Sajka,   Phone:  +1.443.300.2200
>                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
>                 Email:  janina@rednote.net
>
> Linux Foundation Fellow
> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:       http://a11y.org
>
> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> Chair,  Protocols & Formats     http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
>         Indie UI                        http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
>
>
Received on Thursday, 16 October 2014 21:17:28 UTC

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