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Re: [webappsec] Moz charter objection: Plan of action and off-cycle meeting?

From: Wendy Seltzer <wseltzer@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2015 11:44:33 -0400
Message-ID: <54FF1161.2080600@w3.org>
To: Brad Hill <hillbrad@gmail.com>, "public-webappsec@w3.org" <public-webappsec@w3.org>
On 03/09/2015 04:26 PM, Brad Hill wrote:
> Regarding Mozilla's Formal Objection on the language around when a secure
> context might be required for a feature, I would like to propose the
> following plan of action:
> Begin the process of advancing the charter with the Formal Objection in
> place, and schedule a meeting with the Director or his designate to
> adjudicate whether the WG has adequately addressed it.
> Wendy, can you please begin the process of scheduling this?

Yes, I can begin that conversation at W3M. Since we prefer to find
consensus than to overrule objections, we're still aiming to hear
whether bringing the TAG in as joint editors and making the
determination of "powerful features" non-normative makes the charter
more acceptable -- something everyone can live with.

> In parallel, since this will likely take more than week, let's continue to
> see if we can reach a consensus that would resolve the objection before
> such a meeting.  We have missed this week's call - would people be
> available and amenable to using the same time slot next week, March 16th,
> to discuss?  (the individuals at Mozilla have expressed a preference for
> voice over continued on-list discussion)

I have a conflicting call in our usual slot on the 16th, but feel free
to proceed without me.


Wendy Seltzer -- wseltzer@w3.org +1.617.715.4883 (office)
Policy Counsel and Domain Lead, World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
http://wendy.seltzer.org/        +1.617.863.0613 (mobile)
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