Re: CfC: Publish six heartbeat drafts, as well as Polyglot, Alt Techniques as FPWDs

On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 11:39 AM, Sam Ruby <> wrote:
> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to publish new revisions of the
> following documents in accordance with the Working Group Heartbeat
> requirements:
> HTML 5:
> HTML Microdata:
> HTML Canvas 2D Context:
> HTML: The Markup Language:
> and to publish as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD) the following
> documents:
> HTML/XHTML Compatibility Authoring Guidelines:
> HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives:
> Additionally, and as we have done with previous republications of the
> HTML5 draft, the chairs would like to ask Anne to update the HTML5 diffs
> from HTML4 to reflect the latest changes.
> Silence will be taken to mean there is no objection, but positive
> responses are encouraged. If there are no objections by Wednesday,
> May 26th, this resolution will carry.
> Considerations to note:
> - As a First Public Working Draft, this publication will trigger patent
> policy review.
> - As a Working Draft publication, the document does not need not be
> complete, to meet all technical requirements, or to have consensus on
> the contents.
> - Objections may be made on specific documents but not on others.
> Counting the differences document, there are effectively eight different
> documents under consideration at this time.

As usual, I support publication of any maintained WD. This does not
however mean that I agree with the contents of all of them.

/ Jonas

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