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Re: Reference to the HTML specification

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2011 21:42:13 +0200
Message-ID: <4E3C4795.2030004@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 2011-08-05 17:22, Ian Hickson wrote:
> They're errors. Some of the text in the HTML WG specs is actually
> self-contradictory, other parts of it are gramatically incorrect, there

a) File bugs.

b) Fix the grammar errors, if you think they are harmful. You are the 
editor.

> are decisions that contradict 10-15 years of accessibility advocacy, and

Oh my. Whose advocacy exactly?

> there's text that misuses terms as defined in the spec itself.

Fix the text, you are the editor. Or file bugs. Maybe let somebody else 
fix them.

> In an earlier e-mail you wrote:
>
>> This undermines and is disrespectful the work of the HTML Working Group.
>
> Respect is earned.

Indeed.

Best regards, Julian
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