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Re: Remove table sorting - issue 56

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 08:44:41 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+V=DuOiYhVC_AgoN_Qdo_eZkJ_u6MYfPkQPKp=paJKPXdw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Schnabel, Stefan" <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
Cc: Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, "HTML WG (public-html@w3.org)" <public-html@w3.org>
On 11 April 2016 at 08:32, Schnabel, Stefan <stefan.schnabel@sap.com> wrote:

> Instead, proposal for respective API sort mappings should be actively
> communicated to the browser vendors and the group should be open for
> discussion here.

It has been in the spec for years, and browser vendors have declined to
implement. moving the spec to recommendation involves trimming
unimplemented features ,as they don't meet the requirements for a rec.

I don't think its Chaals intention to bin the sorting alogorithm, but to
move it out of HTML5.1 where it is not appropriately included.



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