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RE: first IE10 preview available, with multicol, flexbox and grid

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 20:05:44 +0000
To: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
CC: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E2AC01867@TK5EX14MBXC113.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>

[Alan Gresley:]
> On 13/04/2011 8:03 PM, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> 
> > I know some people wish that Microsoft would just tell everybody what
> > to do, but have different beliefs.
> 
> 
> You may consider rephrasing that. I thought the general consesus was for
> Microsoft to be an equal partner. To 'tell everybody what to do' is
> dictating. Maybe I just misreading what you wrote.....
> 
> 
> > It is us (including you) who will
> > together make sure that the emerging standards are consistent and, as
> > you say, harmonious. It does take longer to reach a consensus, but I
> > don't know of a better way to get there...
> >
> > Alex
> 
> 
> It's called transparency. You reach consensus by being transparent. From
> that, emerging standards can be consistent.

Something more transparent than releasing code publicly that implements
said emerging standards to gather implementation feedback and experience ? I'm
all ears !
Received on Wednesday, 13 April 2011 20:06:12 GMT

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