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Re: [widgets] Dropping xml:lang on icon elements

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Oct 2009 16:07:24 +0200
Message-ID: <b21a10670910090707u4fb078e2u2ea4b32dab0c4a@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Fri, Oct 9, 2009 at 3:42 PM, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com> wrote:
> On Oct 9, 2009, at 13:33 , Marcos Caceres wrote:
>> For simplicity, keeping a two-dimensional lookup of media type ×
>> locales folder makes the implementation easiest and yields the least
>> surprises.
> Fine by me, so long as it doesn't delay the spec any further :)

I don't appreciate these "delay" statements. The only thing that is
delaying the CR process is that few  implementers are sharing their
implementation experience and that I'm having to create test and
verify the spec on my own (and me having to waste time repeating in
emails what the purpose of CR is!). These icon bugs were caught by
Opera because Opera is turning the theory outlined in P&C into

This process will continue to take ages unless people provide
implementation experience as feedback. Rushing it will just result in
us having to constantly drop back to WD. Proof reading the spec is not
good enough any more (brains make lousy computers). We need the real
deal: running code and tests to throw at that code.

Marcos Caceres
Received on Friday, 9 October 2009 14:08:17 UTC

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