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Re: Please explain the role of the W3C in the continuing development of HTML

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 21:25:01 +0100
Message-ID: <4D5AE11D.2030504@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
On 15.02.2011 21:17, Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
> Why do people want a specification of HTML with known bugs but without
> those bugs being fixed as soon as possible? Wouldn't referring to a
> specification with known bugs be harmful to interoperability?
> ...

I believe everybody wants bugs to be fixed. However, the "Living 
Standard" confuses fixing bugs with adding new features.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 15 February 2011 20:25:52 UTC

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