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Re: An open letter to Anne van Kesteren

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2007 11:51:47 -0500
To: "Philip Taylor (Webmaster)" <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1187887907.29837.1297.camel@pav>

On Thu, 2007-08-23 at 17:38 +0100, Philip Taylor (Webmaster) wrote:
> Dan -- No, I raised it directly on the list :
> it is the sort of issue of which (IMHO) members
> of the list should be aware, so although it
> might have been better manners to raise it
> with Anne privately, I felt it better on
> balance for it to be an open letter.

Please use better manners.

And, for the 3rd time, if you have anything other
than technical input to the design of HTML 5, please send it
to the chairs before sending it to the whole WG.


> You'll notice that in my (modified) response to
> the DP questionnaire, I spoke positively
> concerning Anne, so I hope you will understand that
> this was neither a personal attack nor a part of
> a vendetta. I sent no separate copy to yourself
> and/or Chris, but would be happy so to do if you wish.

It's quite clearly a personal attack. Perhaps
you think it's justified, but to say that it
is not a personal attack when you put his
name and nothing else in the subject line
is nonsense.

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Thursday, 23 August 2007 16:52:03 UTC

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