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Re: CfC: to stop work on XBL2; deadline May 8

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 May 2012 10:05:20 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBkR_ma292m76TSSJ48PYKcNs0M5U8CGHR=7VSwOOoFQQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 10:00 AM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Wed, 2 May 2012, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Tue, 01 May 2012 21:35:45 -0700, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
>> > What happens if it doesn't pass?
>>
>> I guess we'll reevaluate then.
>
> How would this be different than what we've been doing for the past year?
>
> As far as I can tell, the current situation is that we've stopped work on
> XBL2 -- at least, nobody has worked on it for ages, and nobody is planning
> on working on it any time soon. But if we actually _decide_ to stop
> working on it, then we'll have to _start_ working on it again, in order to
> publish a note saying we're not working on it, whereas if we decide _not_
> to stop working on it, we'll continue doing nothing, having stopped
> working on it.
>
> This is like the epitome of committee-driven nonsense.

So you're blocking the resolution on Process grounds?  ^_^

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 2 May 2012 17:06:09 GMT

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