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

From: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 May 2016 23:11:00 -0400
Message-ID: <CAEy-OxFDkw8daj37CGEzdv8UV=xXCcr0rhHkgzSstAO6emA0Lg@mail.gmail.com>
To: wayne carr <wayne.carr@linux.intel.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
+1

Katie Haritos-Shea
703-371-5545
On May 30, 2016 8:27 PM, "wayne carr" <wayne.carr@linux.intel.com> wrote:

> +1 for removal
>
> On 2016-05-30 13:15, John Foliot wrote:
>
> +1 to the removal
>
> JF
>
> On Mon, May 30, 2016 at 10:22 AM, Dylan Barrell <dylan.barrell@deque.com>
> wrote:
>
>> +1
>>
>> > On May 30, 2016, at 5:55 AM, Chaals McCathie Nevile <
>> chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
>> >
>> > 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
>> >
>> >
>> > --
>> > Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
>> > chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
>> >
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> John Foliot
> Principal Accessibility Consultant
> Deque Systems Inc.
> john.foliot@deque.com
>
> Advancing the mission of digital accessibility and inclusion
>
>
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