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Re: CfC: Adopt ISSUE-1 PINGUI / ISSUE-2 PINGPOST Change Proposal to remove @ping from HTML5

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 4 Mar 2010 20:55:22 +0000 (UTC)
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1003042049510.21367@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 4 Mar 2010, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> There was no objection, so this Call for Consensus has passed.
> Ian, could you please update the draft to remove ping at your earliest 
> convenience? Once that is done we can close the issues.

I have moved PING to the next version of HTML. (Since it's spread all over 
the spec, I couldn't easily create a separate W3C draft for it like I did 
with <device>, so this is now a section which, like the microdata 
vocabularies, is only in the WHATWG draft.)

I'll keep an eye on implementations -- if implementations of this feature 
come before we're done with HTML5 after all, it would be nice to be able 
to get this into HTML5. Since this is not a high-priority item for vendors 
I've spoken to, though, that might not happen.

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