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Re: CfC: Request transition of HTML5 to Candidate Recommendation

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 09:31:27 -0500
Message-ID: <50B4CEBF.8030000@intertwingly.net>
To: public-html@w3.org
On 11/14/2012 05:15 PM, Sam Ruby wrote:
> In accordance with both the W3C process's requirement to record the
> group's decision to request advancement[1], and with the steps
> identified in the "Plan 2014" CfC[2], this is a Call for Consensus (CfC)
> to request transition to CR for the following document:
> http://htmlwg.org/cr/html/index.html
> Silence will be taken to mean there is no objection, but positive
> responses are encouraged. If there are no objections by Monday,
> November 26th, this resolution will carry.

This resolution passes, with three Formal Objections[3][4][5] which will 
be forwarded onto the Director shortly.

Additionally, and as per plan2014[6], the A11y TF and the editor of the 
alt-techniques document are encouraged to work directly with the editors 
of the HTML5 document to reduce identified differences, filing new bug 
reports as appropriate.

> Considerations to note:
> - A request to advance indicates that the Working Group believes the
> specification is stable and appropriate for implementation.
> - The specification MAY still change based on implementation experience.
> - Sam Ruby, on behalf of the W3C co-chairs
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2005/10/Process-20051014/tr.html#transition-reqs
> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2012Oct/0026.html

- Sam Ruby

[3] http://dev.w3.org/html5/status/formal-objection-status.html#ISSUE-041
[4] http://dev.w3.org/html5/status/formal-objection-status.html#ISSUE-056
[5] http://dev.w3.org/html5/status/formal-objection-status.html#ISSUE-198
[6] http://dev.w3.org/html5/decision-policy/html5-2014-plan.html#a11y-tf
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