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Re: TTML after March

From: Andreas Tai <tai@irt.de>
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2012 14:58:53 +0100
Message-ID: <4F26A21D.4070105@irt.de>
To: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
CC: public-tt <public-tt@w3.org>
Dear Philippe,

As pointed out in my previous mail [1] the further maintenance of TTML 
is very important for the EBU XML format for subtitles (EBU-TT). We 
therefore support the lifetime-extension of the TTML working group.

Best regards,

Andreas

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-timed-text/2012Jan/0000.html

Am 11.01.2012 22:40, schrieb Philippe Le Hegaret:
> The charter of the TTML Working Group will expire at the end of March
> 2012 [1] (it was extended for one year in 2011). I'm curious about the
> thoughts from individuals here about what to do, if anything, beyond the
> end of March.
>
> For example, SMPTE did some extensions to SMPTE-TT back in 2010. Should
> we look at those and fold them back in the specification?
>
> Dynamic flow was removed from the specification due to lack of
> implementation experience. Should it be reconsidered?
>
> Should we switch from XSL FO to CSS?
>
> Should we do a profile of TTML as well and retaining features that are
> the most deployed?
>
> Or should the group just declare victory and go home?
>
> Thank you,
>
> Philippe
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2008/01/timed-text-wg.html
> [2]
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/CR-ttaf1-dfxp-20100223/#style-attribute-dynamicFlow
>
> PS: if someone wants to ask the Timed Text Community Group for feedback
> on this matter as well, feel free to forward this message. Input is
> welcome!
>
>


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