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Re: [waf] minutes from 9 January 2008 Voice Conf (fwd)

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@yahoo-inc.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2008 23:43:46 +1100
Cc: public-appformats@w3.org
Message-Id: <A1EFCDD9-559D-4F79-BBCA-A2A395A212F3@yahoo-inc.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>

Is it the market of browsers that implement this that will be  
deciding, or the market of resources that need access control?

And if the market is still deciding (whatever that really means), why  
bother with the standards process at this point in time anyway?

I didn't realise the W3C was moving to a "first mover wins" consensus  

On 11/01/2008, at 10:30 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> I suggest that those who wish a radically different model to the one  
> in
> the current proposal instead write an alternative specification and  
> move
> that specification forwards through the REC track, and let the market
> decide which technology is better.

Mark Nottingham       mnot@yahoo-inc.com
Received on Saturday, 12 January 2008 12:44:12 UTC

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