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Re: wondering what happened to Section 13 and X3D reference

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 22:15:42 +0000 (UTC)
To: Don Brutzman <brutzman@nps.edu>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0911062144560.22553@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Fri, 6 Nov 2009, Don Brutzman wrote:
> Hello Ian, editor question for you.
> Wondering what happened to Section 13 of the HTML5 draft which included
> the following X3D reference.
> 	http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#declarative-3d-scenes
> 	13.2 Declarative 3D scenes
> 	Embedding 3D imagery into XHTML documents is the domain of X3D,
> 	or technologies based on X3D that are namespace-aware.
> This was available in the Previous Version of the spec:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-html5-20090825/no.html#declarative-3d-scenes
> We presented various capabilities and possibilities regarding X3D and HTML5
> this morning in the working group session. It would be helpful to know why
> this changed and whether discussion on the topic is possible.

I removed that whole section during the cleanup a few weeks ago. We've had 
a lot of complaints about the spec being too big, so I figured this would 
be an easy way of making it a bit smaller, since it was just a section 
about what was _not_ in the spec. :-)

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