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Re: clarification sought on publishing alt text document as a WG note

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2014 18:09:57 -0400
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hégaret <plh@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20141008220957.GN27116@opera.rednote.net>
Sam Ruby writes:
> On 10/08/2014 03:57 PM, Janina Sajka wrote:
> >
> >The process did not fail. You've simply forgotten the PF componant in
> >the process. Without it, the HTML-WG cannot proceed.
> Point of clarification: this is not a document that is produced jointly with
> PFWG, nor is this document owned by this task force.  See, for example, the
> third bullet in the "Accessibility Task Force" section of "Plan 2014"[1].
> At the current time, the HTML WG chairs are aware of concerns expressed by
> members of the PF, and have decided to give PFWG an opportunity to make a
> proposal on how to proceed.  Any such proposal would need to go to the HTML
> WG.

I suppose it depends on the definition of "responsibility" in that
bullet point? There's a much clearer statement also the list of deliverables in the HTML-A`11Y TF
Work Statement, which was approved by the HTML-WG:



> >PS: This is pretty much a standing agendum on the TF call. As always, you are
> >welcome to discuss this with the TF there.
> It also has proven to be a pretty much standing agendum in the HTML WG
> telecon.  In fact, it is on the agenda[2] this week as item 6b.
> - Sam Ruby
> [1] http://dev.w3.org/html5/decision-policy/html5-2014-plan.html#a11y-tf
> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-wg-announce/2014OctDec/0001.html


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