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Re: now I understand the plan

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:45:22 +0200
To: "John Foliot" <john@foliot.ca>, "Steve Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wdc6lwoj64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:35:09 +0200, Steve Faulkner  
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
> I agree vigilance is the key, that is why i am subscribed to the commit
> watchers mailing list, read the IRC logs and read up on the WHATWG  
> mailing
> list on a regular basis. I have now also  subscribed to the whatwg list,
> which is what is practically required of any WHATWG 'community group'
> member if they want to participate. So simply subscribing to the mailing
> list achieves the same outcome without supporting the pretence of the
> 'community group', which as we all know is just a mechanism for WHATWG to
> get a patent policy.

You're so negative man. And I have hard time seeing why. WHATWG is a  
community. W3C provides a legal framework for communities. WHATWG uses  
that happily. There's no pretense. In fact the WHATWG communicated quite  
clearly why it was set up.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 26 April 2012 08:46:52 UTC

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