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[whatwg] Saying +1 or -1 is not useful on this mailing list

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 13:35:38 -0700
Message-ID: <E02F8040-FCF2-4BA1-9424-95E517551948@apple.com>
+1.  Agree with Hixie.

(ducks)

On Apr 30, 2007, at 1:19 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Sat, 28 Apr 2007, mozer wrote:
>>
>> +1
>
> On Sat, 28 Apr 2007, David Hyatt wrote:
>>
>> +1 also.
>
> Please don't send e-mails with just "+1" (or "-1") to this mailing  
> list.
> While I know it seems to have become common practice in the public- 
> html
> mailing list, it will have absolutely no effect on this list (the  
> WHATWG
> list). I only consider the quality of arguments in making decisions  
> for
> the WHATWG spec, not the quantity. There could be 50 +1s asking for
> something, and it would still only take one counterargument showing  
> why
> the request is bad to change the spec the other way.
>
> Thanks,
> -- 
> Ian Hickson               U+1047E                ) 
> \._.,--....,'``.    fL
> http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _ 
> \  ;`._ ,.
> Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'-- 
> (,_..'`-.;.'
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