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Re: Tag to disable unwanted features?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2007 19:47:06 +0000 (UTC)
To: Lincoln Yeoh <lyeoh@pop.jaring.my>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0709251945470.9766@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Tue, 25 Sep 2007, Lincoln Yeoh wrote:
> Sorry for my impatience but it's already been 5 years since I first 
> bugged various people about it[1] :).

Bugging people won't get it implemented. If you do want this in browsers, 
I recommend putting forward a candidate specification, and then 
implementing it in one of the open source / free Web browsers, to obtain 
implementation experience. This is how most additions to the specs get 
added -- someone tries implementing it, and we see whether it works or 
not, and if it does, we add it to the spec.

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