Re: Final thoughts (Was RE: General Response to the Accessibility Task force on Issues 90, 91, 93, 96, 97)

On 04/22/2010 05:46 PM, John Foliot wrote:
> The cast has been set: there are two visions currently before the larger
> Working Group regarding these semantic elements, there is a declared
> deadline of May 6th for continued discussion and alternative proposals,
> and there is a Consensus mechanism within the W3C that provides for a
> means of quelling both filibuster and addressing minority dissent within
> the overall goal of Consensus. Each will have their day.

I agree with the above paragraph.  As to the rest: I would have 
preferred that it not appear on public-html.  This conversation looked 
like it was veering off course and a number of people (in particular: 
Maciej and Laura) had brought this back to discussions of the technical 
merits of the various proposals.

I found this email to be unfortunate in that it creates the significant 
possibility of bringing this discussion back into unproductive territory.

Note: I did not say whether I agreed or disagreed with any of the 
paragraphs I had elided, I simply said that I would have rather that 
they not have appeared on public-html.  I will ask everybody to not 
respond to those paragraphs.

> Respectfully
> JF

- Sam Ruby

Received on Thursday, 22 April 2010 21:57:35 UTC