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Re: W3C Director's Blog on EME

From: Philippe Le Hégaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2017 09:01:27 -0500
To: ",Cory Doctorow" <cory@eff.org>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "'public-html-media@w3.org'" <public-html-media@w3.org>, Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
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>>>> On 02/28/2017 02:10 PM, Cory Doctorow wrote:
>>>>> I'm interested in getting some clarity on what this post means. Is the
>>>>> Director saying that regardless of the AC's (eventual, as yet not
>>>>> scheduled) poll outcomes on EME publication, he's decided what will
>>>>> happen?

The Director wasn't asked the question to approve EME as a 
Recommendation and his blog isn't intended to presume on the outcome of 
the review. However, given the 23 or so objections to the recent charter 
extension request, it's important for Tim, using his Director's hat, to 
engage in the general dialog on whether to do the work at the W3C and on 
the technical implications in doing such work. We certainly don't want 
to discourage the Director for engaging in dialog on such important issues.

Philippe

>>>>>
>>>>> Cory
>>>>>
>>>>> On 02/28/2017 12:29 PM, Paul Cotton wrote:
>>>>>> See https://www.w3.org/blog/2017/02/on-eme-in-html5/
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> /paulc
>>>>>>
>>>>>> HME WG Chair
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
>>>>>>
>>>>>> 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Tel: (425) 705-9596 Fax: (425) 936-7329
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>
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