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(unknown charset) Re: CfC: close ISSUE-128 figure-in-p by amicable resolution

From: (unknown charset) Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 23:13:22 +0100
To: (unknown charset) Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: (unknown charset) "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Message-ID: <20110126231322541643.e9a78a0b@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Paul Cotton, Wed, 26 Jan 2011 17:08:24 +0000:
> Henri Sivonen wrote:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2011Jan/0278.html 
>> I hereby withdraw ISSUE-128 and the associated Change Proposal that 
>> I have filed per step "0. Amicable Resolution" in the Escalation 
>> Process documented in the HTML Working Group Decision Policy.
> Since the original change proposal for ISSUE-128 has been withdrawn, 
> the chairs are issuing a call for consensus on the counter proposal 
> that we do have.  See the counter proposal in:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2010Oct/0055.html 
> If no objections are raised to this call by 2 February 2011, we will 
> direct the editor to implement the counter proposal which makes no 
> changes to the specification.  If anybody would like to raise an 
> objection during this time, we strongly encourage them to accompany 
> their objection with a concrete and complete change proposal.

I must then object.

It was not 100% true of Henri to state that there were no support for 
his proposal: Henri invited others to co-edit his proposal, and I added 
some wordings, that Henri accepted and took in (although he mailed me 
that he altered some of what I wrote).

I offer as concrete an complete change proposal the existing proposal 
by Henri, with contributions from myself. Is that enough? If it _not_ 
enough, what then? If I offered a new proposal, would there then be a 
new poll? The only things that perhaps could be given more weight in 
Henri's proposal, are the accessibility concerns - a permission to use 
<figure> inside a <p> would mean that authors would be hindered from 
giving it a <figcaption> label just because it appears inside a 

With regards,
Leif Halvard Silli
Received on Wednesday, 26 January 2011 22:13:59 UTC

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