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Re: Dejavu: ongoing

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2008 10:44:14 +0000 (UTC)
To: Dean Edridge <dean@55.co.nz>
Cc: www-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0808011043010.3295@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Fri, 1 Aug 2008, Dean Edridge wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > 
> > If you are indeed willing to take on editing responsibilities, there 
> > are a number of features I would like to take out of HTML5 and move 
> > into their own spec. Would you be willing to take the timers chapter 
> > and edit that? That is, the section defining setTimeout() and so 
> > forth. It's a somewhat large amount of work (probably a few months of 
> > full time work, spread over about a year, mostly reverse engineering 
> > and responding to feedback, and some writing, though most of that is 
> > done now). If you would be willing to edit this section, or maybe some 
> > other section, e.g. the 2D canvas graphics context, or the SQL 
> > profile, or the updates to DOM2 Traversal and Range, that would be 
> > wonderful. I'd be happy to help you get set up.
> 
> Sure, just send me the login details and I'll get started on these right 
> away ;)

If you're serious, then no need for login details -- initially it's easier 
to just send drafts to www-archive as attachments.

Which area did you want to work on? The timers?

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