Re: CfC: publish Candidate Recommendation of File API; deadline November 28

On Thu, 21 Nov 2013 19:44:29 +0100, Arthur Barstow <>  

> Hi All,
> Arun completed processing the comments [Comments] for the Last Call  
> version of File API [LCWD]. Although the comments resulted in changes to  
> the spec (see [Diff]), no new features were added and the changes are  
> considered bug fixes. The most significant change is the Constructor  
> APIs in Section 7 - see [Section-7].
> Arun proposes the spec be advanced to Candidate Recommendation and this  
> is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to publish a CR  using the following  
> version as the basis:
>    <>

Please do.


> I propose 3 months as the minimal amount of time before we are ready to  
> advance the spec to Propose Recommendation  and I propose we re-use the  
> CR exit criteria we used for the IDB CR:
> [[
> During the Candidate Recommendation period, which ends @T+3months, the  
> WG will complete its test suite. Before this specification exits  
> Candidate Recommendation, two or more independent implementations must  
> pass each test, although no single implementation must pass each test.

I suggest s/each/every/ here just to disambiguate a bit more. But I can  
live with these as criteria.



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