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Re: [css-text] Control Characters Roll Call on implementation

From: Jonathan Kew <jfkthame@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2015 08:48:44 +0100
To: www-style@w3.org, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <560107DC.30808@gmail.com>
On 21/9/15 18:49, fantasai wrote:
> On 09/21/2015 11:54 AM, Greg Whitworth wrote:
>>
>> It's fine if they ship on stable, but they should still be behind
>> a flag that is off by default. We need to ensure there is little
>> to no substantial compat risk,  and then ship with it on by default
>> in stable builds after giving web developers the heads up of the
>> breaking change (we're thinking late 2016).
>
> If Chrome and Firefox are comfortable doing a coordinated release
> in December, I don't think we need to hold them back. If they're not,
> we can of course go with a longer timeline to loop in Microsoft and
> Apple.

Tab: can we get an update on the Chrome team's plans here, please? As of 
now, we're on track to ship this (i.e. ON-by-default) in Firefox on the 
release channel in December; but will put it back behind an 
OFF-by-default flag if the longer timeline is preferred.

JK
Received on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 07:49:30 UTC

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