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Re: Request for CfC to publish DOM Level 3 Events as a CR

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 00:30:56 +0000 (UTC)
To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
cc: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1110150024240.27449@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Sat, 15 Oct 2011, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
> > 
> > I do not think there should be a difference in how feedback is handled 
> > based on where in the W3C process the specification falls.
> That might be so. But W3C process binds this group, rather than vice 
> versa.

There's nothing magical about the W3C process that binds up. Bureaucracy 
is opt-in -- you have to want to follow it to do so. You're not a mindless 
automaton. If you want to follow it that's fine, but that implicitly means 
you agree that it's a good idea worth following.

> Please take it up with your AC rep, or directly with the relevant people 
> at W3C.

What makes you think that I have not?

Fundamental changes like this by their very nature must be discussed at 
all levels.

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