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Re: Complex Table Examples

From: Laura Carlson <laura.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2007 09:55:39 -0500
Message-ID: <92f21c8c0705140755j75daf99dj53d9c09b2fb64830@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Cc: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>

> Patrick H. Lauke wrote:
>> I'm making the point that the onus should have been on those who
>> omitted the attributes from the spec to show that they're not
>> needed, rather than us having to prove that they are needed...

> Lachlan Hunt wrote:	
> No, that's backwards. Nothing gets added or retained without some
> evidence that it's needed.

Is there a rationale document that provides evidence [1] for the HTML
5 spec (previously WHAT WG's proposal) that is up for review for the
HTML WG?

Reasoning for what is currently included may help provide some insight
to WG members and other interested parties.

Thanks,
Laura

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html/2007May/0419.html
> * What are the use cases?
> * What problems it solves and how?
> * Who benefits and how?
> * The incentive that authors will have to actually use it.
> * How it could be implemented.
> * The incentive that UA vendors have to implement it.
___________________________________________
Laura L. Carlson
Information Technology Systems and Services
University of Minnesota Duluth
Duluth, MN U.S.A. 55812-3009
http://www.d.umn.edu/goto/webdesign/
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