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RE: Draft Charter seems to required that the IDPF and W3C plans go through...

From: Bill Kasdorf <bkasdorf@apexcovantage.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:26:28 +0000
To: Charles LaPierre <charlesl@benetech.org>, Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>
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Just reminding folks that this is an IG, not a WG. Two very different things.

Bill Kasdorf

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From: Charles LaPierre [mailto:charlesl@benetech.org]
Sent: Friday, December 09, 2016 10:51 AM
To: Leonard Rosenthol
Cc: DPUB mailing list (public-digipub-ig@w3.org)
Subject: Re: Draft Charter seems to required that the IDPF and W3C plans go through...

Do you really think that this WG would continue even if the merge doesn’t go through? I would be surprised but stranger things have happened.


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EOM

Charles LaPierre
Technical Lead, DIAGRAM and Born Accessible
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On Dec 9, 2016, at 7:33 AM, Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com<mailto:lrosenth@adobe.com>> wrote:

Many parts of the current (very early) Draft Charter are tied to the assumptions that
(a)     the combination of the two organizations will complete
(b)     the IDPF membership will allow the transition of EPUB3 to W3C

It seems to me that since neither of those is a fait accompli, we should not be building our charter around them.  Either that, or the charter should clearly spell out alternatives in the case that one or both fail to happen.

Leonard


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