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Re: Call for Consensus - Remove <keygen> from HTML

From: Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Date: Mon, 30 May 2016 11:55:10 +0200
To: "HTML WG (public-html@w3.org)" <public-html@w3.org>, "Chaals McCathie Nevile" <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Message-ID: <op.yh9sh8yys7agh9@widsith.local>
Dear all, given insufficient response to declare a consensus, I am holding  
this call open until end of day 31 May.

cheers

Chaals

On Sat, 21 May 2016 14:24:26 +0200, Chaals McCathie Nevile  
<chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:

> Dear all,
>
> this is a call for consensus on the proposal
>
>   The keygen element should be removed from the HTML 5.1 specification.
>
> This is to resolve issue #43 https://github.com/w3c/html/issues/43 - the  
> result would be along the lines of pull request 354:  
> https://github.com/w3c/html/pull/354
>
> Please provide a response before the end of the day May 29. Silence will  
> be considered acceptance of the proposal, but an explicit response is  
> preferred.
>
> There have been various discussions elsewhere, and the links from the  
> issue give more detail. Broadly, the motivation for removal is poor  
> interoperability in the modern web, poor suitability for purpose, and  
> likely deprecation or removal from browsers.
>
> cheers
>
> Chaals
>


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