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RE: Change Proposals, objections, and the Decision Policy

From: John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 06:37:10 -0700 (PDT)
To: "'Roy T. Fielding'" <fielding@gbiv.com>, "'Maciej Stachowiak'" <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "'HTML WG'" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <03f601cb0c8f$d678aac0$836a0040$@edu>
Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> > Hi Roy,
> >
> > I appreciate your note of support for the efforts of the chairs.
> However, a lot of your message veers into personal attacks, and that
> kind of content is not welcome on this list. Please take that sort of
> material elsewhere. If you want to post here, please focus on the
> argument and not the person.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Maciej
> I did that Maciej and look where we are now.  It is time you focused
> on the person so that the rest of us don't have to.


I sadly must agree with Roy here. I've deliberately sat on my hands these
past few days (trust me, there is a JF note sitting in Draft that I've
held back), but here Roy has expressed something that a lot of us feel,
and if it is not apparent and clear then I add my voice to Roy's sentiment
now. Once again the Editor is an ego out of control, and that problem is
significantly impacting the work of this group. I do not know what the
ultimate answer is, but I do agree that the problem very much is the

With respect and restraint,

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