W3C process for new features [was: colours for bullets]

Dan Connolly (connolly@w3.org)
Mon, 14 Apr 1997 14:57:56 -0500

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Date: Mon, 14 Apr 1997 14:57:56 -0500
From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
To: Christopher Kho <coop2e82@nortel.ca>
CC: www-html@w3.org, www-style@w3.org
Subject: W3C process for new features [was: colours for bullets]

Christopher Kho wrote:

> I would like to see the LI tag to have a COLOR attribute that would be valid
> for all list types. Is there some sort of protocol that needs to be followed
> to submit this suggestion to the W3C for future versions of HTML?

Basically, you send a message to www-html; if it generates enough
support (i.e. the W3C membership is willing to implement it and draft
review a specification), it might get into a future version of HTML.

The things we're working on are at:

A number of drafts are available for public review and comment.

Changes to the activity statement are negotiated with the W3C

Dan Connolly, W3C Architecture Domain Lead
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