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Re: recognizing the HTML charter

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2008 13:57:53 +0200
To: "Steven Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: www-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ugncurgb64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 29 Aug 2008 13:48:11 +0200, Steven Faulkner  
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
> It took me by surprise that a whatwg IRC  regular such as yourself was
> citing the charter, the statement was a general remark, not intended
> to necessarily imply that you personally have disdain for the html WG
> charter, but as a comment on the usally derisive remarks and comments
> of your peers that litter the IRC when W3C HTML WG process or the W3C
> in general is cited as a reason to take a particular action.

I guess we believe more in argument and evidence than process. (Which  
often feels like appeal to authority.)

> If you took it as a personal slight, that was not intended.

Then please be a little bit more careful with your words next time as  
"you" and "in this case" certainly made it sound like it was about me.

> 2008/8/29 Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>:
>> I would like an explanation for "btw It is good to see you recognising  
>> the HTML WG charter in this case." as I've no idea when I tried  
>> avoiding the
>> HTML charter and I would like to know.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 29 August 2008 11:58:15 UTC

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