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Re: When becomes "CSS Backgrounds and Borders Level 3" a standard?

From: Regina Henschel <rb.henschel@t-online.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:24:05 +0100
To: Gérard Talbot <www-style@gtalbot.org>
Cc: W3C www-style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <e5524459-1be1-1184-4683-f0105d55d5be@t-online.de>
Thank you for your helpful answers.

Kind regards
Regina Henschel



Gérard Talbot schrieb am 13.03.2018 um 23:56:
> Le 2018-03-13 17:25, Gérard Talbot a écrit :
>> Le 2018-03-13 09:45, Regina Henschel a écrit :
>>> Hello CSS-Team,
>>>
>>> I'm member of the technical committee of Open Document Format [1][2].
>>> We are interested to use section 7.1 of "CSS Backgrounds and Borders
>>> Level 3" as normative reference in the upcoming version ODF 1.3.
>>
>> Great! I often use .odt .
>>
>>> Your
>>> current version is "CR". But we are not sure whether it is already
>>> suitable as normative reference.
>>>
>>> Does there exist a schedule, when this specification will become a
>>> "W3C Recommendation"? Or can you estimate it?
>>>
>>> Which kind of changes might occur on the way to the final version?
>>
>
>
> "
> For this specification to be advanced to Proposed Recommendation, there
> must be at least two independent, interoperable implementations of each
> feature.
> "
>
>> CR exit criteria
>> https://www.w3.org/TR/css-backgrounds-3/#cr-exit-criteria
>
>
> "
> 98 required tests are considered valid and do not meet CR exit criteria.
> "
> http://test.csswg.org/harness/results/css-backgrounds-3_dev/grouped/
>
> and we know there are at least 40 tests that have problems, need
> corrections.
> The test suite may also need more tests (basic tests and complex tests).
>
> Gérard
>
>>
>> Several CSS3 Backgrounds tests in the test suite need to be fixed,
>> corrected, adjusted (otherwise reviewed) including tests in the 7.1
>> section of "CSS Backgrounds and Borders Level 3".
>>
>> Also, 7 spec issues (including one affecting section 7.1: issue 2305)
>> still affect css-backgrounds-3:
>> https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues?q=is%3Aopen+is%3Aissue+label%3Acss-backgrounds-3
>>
>> and I believe (I'm not 100% sure on this) these 7 spec issues will
>> have to be closed satisfactorily before moving to PR.
>>
>>
>>> Will the final version too be available by the URL
>>> "https://www.w3.org/TR/css-backgrounds-3/" ?
>>
>> Yes. You can bookmark that link.
>>
>> Gérard
>>
>>> [1] https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/tc_home.php?wg_abbrev=office
>>> [2] https://www.oasis-open.org/standards#opendocumentv1.2
>>> [3] https://www.w3.org/TR/css-backgrounds-3/
>>>
>>> Kind regards
>>> Regina Henschel
>
>
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