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Re: do we have cause for a call on monday?

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 05:40:22 -0700
Cc: "Aleecia M. McDonald" <aleecia@aleecia.com>, "public-tracking@w3.org (public-tracking@w3.org) (public-tracking@w3.org)" <public-tracking@w3.org>
Message-Id: <2CD199F8-F9E0-46CF-ABCE-9DA65C6A4CFA@gbiv.com>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
I am very close to being happy with the current document.  I think the API
is okay, but there are still parts of the other sections under Exceptions that
should be merged in with the API, and then it needs a clear-eyed read-through.

Since the working group doesn't need to make a decision yet, I would like to
skip the call, get some sleep, and finish my edits tomorrow.  However, folks
are welcome to review it right now if they wish. I think the relevant changes
are limited to sections 5.2.1, 5.3, and 7 through 9.


with history at


Also, we might consider (as a last step before publication) moving the entire
Exceptions section 7 up to be between the existing sections
5 (Expressing a Tracking Preference) and 6 (Communicating a Tracking Status).
I say last step because that would be editorial but would mess up the diffs.



> On Jul 30, 2017, at 5:29 PM, David Singer <singer@apple.com> wrote:
> I don’t have cause, and I didn’t have time for the study I hoped to do.
> If we want a working session where Roy takes us through some of what he’s struggling with and we help wordsmith edits, I am fine with that. But I don’t have a need for a formal call, myself.
>> On Jul 29, 2017, at 13:44 , Aleecia M. McDonald <aleecia@aleecia.com> wrote:
>> When last we left our intrepid heroes, David Singer was pinging Roy to see if we were at a document freeze with no further changes expected. If so, Shane can hand the spec off for internal feedback within Yahoo for up to two weeks, and then at the end of that time if all goes well we ship. [Please correct me if I’m getting any of this wrong.]
>> It’s been quiet since. 
>> Any news? Are we doc-lock’ed? Perhaps Shane could start his round of reviews with his engineers now?
>> If there’s no reason for a group call on Monday, it would be better to know that in advance so I can use the time elsewhere. If there is a productive call to be had, all the better and I look forward to the agenda.
>> 	Aleecia
> David Singer
> Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
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