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Re: TAG Decision on Rescinding the request to the HTML WG to develop a polyglot guide

From: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:28:54 -0500
Message-ID: <50F9DAB6.7070404@arcanedomain.com>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Thank you Henri. I do not speak formally for the TAG yet, but it appears to 
me that your bugzilla filing recommends exactly the course that the TAG 
suggested. Thank you for being so responsive to our request.

I will review this with the TAG at an upcoming meeting/call to make sure 
that they too are satisfied with the direction signaled in your bugzilla 
entry. I would be grateful if you or the HTML WG chairs would alert us when 
the group makes a final decision on the disposition of your bugzilla request.

Thank you again.

Chair: W3C Technical Architecture Group

On 1/18/2013 7:14 AM, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 14, 2012 at 3:13 AM, Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com> wrote:
>> Henri:
>> The TAG has discussed your request [1] that the TAG rescind its request to
>> the HTML WG to "create a document in TR space that specifies how one can
>> create a set of bits which can be served EITHER as text/html OR as
>> application/xhtml+xml, which will work identically in a browser in both
>> cases".
> Thank you.
>> We support the publication of
>> the Polyglot draft as a Recommendation, with the addition of a Scope section
>> that makes the intended uses of polyglot clear.
> I have filed https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=20707 about this.
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