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Re: ISSUE-73 (Overlap of "predefined vocabularies" with other specifications), was: Concerns about new section "predefined vocabularies"

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2009 09:29:07 +0200
Message-ID: <4A5ED6C3.4000903@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>, "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
> Do we want to drop support for dragging contact information from the Web 
> to native apps just so that we can change which spec holds what? That 
> seems weird. (We could split the sections out and have bidirectional 
> normative references instead, but that seems to defeat the point of 
> extracting the sections.)
> ...

Again: it's not clear that this is in scope of the HTML WG's charter, 
and it *can* be specced separately. And with "separately", I don't mean 
with two-way normative references.

Consider it an independent spec, which will have to succeed on it's own.

BR, Julian
Received on Thursday, 16 July 2009 07:36:31 UTC

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