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Re: [whatwg] Correcting some misconceptions about Responsive Images

From: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 09:05:56 -0500
Message-ID: <CABirCh8h8DbLrZs6D52fNxc-826nJ8wUEwi8SCG9m8c7cyVByw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ben Schwarz <ben.schwarz@gmail.com>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, WHATWG List <whatwg@whatwg.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 4:32 AM, Ben Schwarz <ben.schwarz@gmail.com> wrote:

> Non announcement _here_ is one thing, sure; but as those aiming to plan,
> test and measure different approaches, it's your role to research other
> developments out side of the WHATWG bubble.

As you must know, the srcset design did take the other proposals into
account; the <picture> proposal was rejected for clearly-stated reasons.
That's not what we're talking about.

> WHATWG does not exist to be a closed society.

(Is this a joke?  This is probably the most open and approachable spec
development community in existance today.)

Glenn Maynard
Received on Thursday, 17 May 2012 14:06:39 UTC

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