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Re: Why "color"

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2009 17:10:37 +0000
Message-ID: <499D928D.5010000@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
CC: Adam Twardoch <list.adam@twardoch.com>, Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>, www-style@w3.org


Daniel Glazman wrote:
> Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> 
>> With respect, Daniel, "reality" requires recognising
>> the fact that most of the world does not speak English
>> (in any of its variants) as a first language, and that
>> we who are in the privileged position of being able
>> to discuss standards for future software specifications
>> have a duty not only to recognise this fact but to
>> build in this recognition into specifications currently
>> under discussion.
> 
> Thanks for letting me know, my mother tongue is not english.
> And I was the first one to release a W3C working draft in another
> language.
> 
> That said, why don't you also ask for localized c++ tokens or
> javascript tokens ? Why limit yourself to HTML and CSS ? Hmmm ?

Because this is the www-style list, Daniel.
I thought that as you had signed yourself
"W3C CSS WG, Co-chair" in your previous
message, you would have realised that fact.

(Note, you do not have a monopoly on sarcasm).

Philip TAYLOR
Received on Thursday, 19 February 2009 17:11:20 GMT

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