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Re: <keygen> element

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Sat, 05 Sep 2009 14:25:54 -0400
Cc: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <51875EA8-EA68-4B75-896C-4E817F15AE39@apple.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>

On Sep 5, 2009, at 1:45 PM, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:

> So far, no one but Ian has come out against the separate spec  
> option, and at least some people strongly prefer it to the status quo.

I reviewed the email on this and it looks like I overstated Ian's  
position. What he said was: ""It's part of the HTML language at this  
point, whether we like it or not -- and it seems sensible to me to  
define the HTML language in the HTML spec."[1] That sounds to me like  
a preference to keep <keygen> in the main spec, rather than a strong  
position against splitting it out.


[1]  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2009Sep/0242.html
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