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Re: Working Group members

From: Sylvain Hellegouarch <sh@defuze.org>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 09:01:04 +0100
Message-ID: <43FAC8C0.5020402@defuze.org>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
CC: Web-API <public-webapi@w3.org>

Hello Maciej,

I think I just didn't mention Safari because I'm not an Apple user and I 
didn't think of it. It was really not on purpose.

Sorry for that.
- Sylvain

Maciej Stachowiak a écrit :
> 
> 
> On Feb 20, 2006, at 9:37 AM, Sylvain Hellegouarch wrote:
> 
>> I am asking that list because I would like to know whether major 
>> players (ie people from the Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer, 
>> Konqueror, etc. teams) support the work being done by this group in 
>> order to know if this has a chance to be more than just a specification.
> 
> I am the Apple representative and I am on the Safari team. (You didn't 
> meantion Safari on your list, but by most metrics(*) it has more overall 
> browser market share than either Opera or Konqueror, so I hope we count 
> as a major player.)
> 
>> I mean, is there a strong will by everybody attending the WG to 
>> actually implement those features? T
> 
> I can't commit to any specific future plans on Apple's behalf. 
> Personally, I would like to see Safar/WebKit changed to conform 
> specifications that cover existing de facto standards. This will be a 
> benefit for cross-browser compatibility. For standards that define new 
> features, we would have to decide on a case by case basis.
> 
> There are others involved with various web browsers on the WG. I will 
> let them speak for themselves.
> 
> Regards,
> Maciej
> 
> * - The metrics could be wrong, statistics do lie, but I think at the 
> very least we're in the same ballpark.
> 
> 
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