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Re: IE8 incompatibility issues

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 19:40:12 +0100
To: "Chris Wilson" <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, "Aaron M Leventhal" <aleventh@us.ibm.com>
Cc: "Charles McCathieNevile" <chaals@opera.com>, "Cullen Sauls" <cullens@microsoft.com>, "Dave Pawson" <dave.pawson@gmail.com>, "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>, "Marc Silbey" <marcsil@windows.microsoft.com>, "David Poehlman" <poehlman1@comcast.net>, "Richard Schwerdtfeger" <schwer@us.ibm.com>, "Simon Pieters" <simonp@opera.com>, "w3c-wai-pf@w3.org" <w3c-wai-pf@w3.org>, "www-archive@w3.org" <www-archive@w3.org>
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On Fri, 14 Mar 2008 19:04:51 +0100, Chris Wilson  
<Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com> wrote:
> As previously stated, I want to get to an interoperable point here.   
> However, I would point out that "If it's not in a speci do not support  
> it or you break everyone else."  would prevent all innovation outside  
> Recommendation status.

Agreed, that would be bad. I guess what we're asking for is communicating  
such extensions in advance so that they can be discussed. (Which is  
arguably what we're doing now, but I rather learn it from a MS  
representative in a WG than in the release notes of a new beta.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 14 March 2008 18:46:05 UTC

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