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Re: Change Proposals, objections, and the Decision Policy

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 08:44:07 -0700
Cc: "'Roy T. Fielding'" <fielding@gbiv.com>, 'HTML WG' <public-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <18D2202E-A1BF-463B-AE60-1893D8215E8B@apple.com>
To: John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>

On Jun 15, 2010, at 6:37 AM, John Foliot wrote:

> 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.
> Chairs,
> 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
> person.

Let me say it again. Personal attacks are not acceptable on this list. You have plenty of places you can go if you want to vent. This is not one of them.

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