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Re: Draft finding - "Transitioning the Web to HTTPS"

From: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:57:41 +0100
Cc: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>, Public TAG List <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-Id: <14D857C1-ED76-4824-80AF-3E1A702708B6@w3.org>
To: Chris Palmer <palmer@google.com>
Chris,

I am sorry if it was Bjoern who was doing the generalizing and you were expressing justified surprise .. these threads can be tricky.  In that case, my remarks apply just to Bjoern.

Tim


On 2014-12 -10, at 07:34, Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org> wrote:

> Chris Palmer,
> 
> For the benefit of the discussion in general please retract that remark.
> 
> - Mention me by name not role I was not invoking;
> - point to your message you are taking about in this HTTPS and where it is relevant;
> - be less inflammatory
> - don't generalize a persons argument to the point of ridicule, it is not a useful form of rhetoric.
> 
> Tim BL
> 
> On 2014-12 -10, at 02:53, Chris Palmer <palmer@google.com> wrote:
> 
>>> I'm surprised that the Chair of the TAG (or, anyone, really) would
>>> strongly believe that computer owners [shouldn' t] have control over their
>>> computers.
> 
> 


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