IRC log of css on 2012-04-25

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Zakim, this will be Style
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ok, glazou; I see Style_CSS FP()12:00PM scheduled to start in 31 minutes
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RRSAgent, make logs public
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Zakim, I am ??P7.
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+florianr; got it
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Zakim, ??P26 is me
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+glazou; got it
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Zakim, ??P31 is dbaron
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+dbaron; got it
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zakim, microsoft is me
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+arronei_; got it
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zakim, ??p30 is glenn
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+glenn; got it
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zakim, ??p43 is me
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+jdaggett; got it
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+ +1.425.246.aaaa
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+ +1.415.832.aabb
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Zakim, aaaa is alexmog
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+alexmog; got it
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zalim, aaaa is me
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Zakim: aabb is me
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zakim, ??p11 is fantasai
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+fantasai; got it
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zakim, ??P61 is me
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+dstorey; got it
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Zakim, Microsoft has JohnJansen
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+JohnJansen; got it
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you mean "Zaki, tips?" don't work ?
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+ +1.281.305.aacc
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Zakim, tips?
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zakim, aacc is me
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I don't understand your question, glazou.
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+TabAtkins_; got it
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Zakim, who is here?
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On the phone I see florianr, glazou, plinss, arronei_, dbaron, Brian_Leroux, ??P36, stearns, glenn (muted), hober, jdaggett, antonp, bradk, alexmog, SteveZ, +1.415.832.aabb,
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... fantasai, Bert, dstorey, [Microsoft], TabAtkins_
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[Microsoft] has JohnJansen
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On IRC I see JohnJansen, dstorey, bradk, krit, oyvind, florianr, antonp, jdaggett, alexmog_, Zakim, glazou, Ms2ger, kojiishi, Wes-, dbaron, danielfilho, glenn, miketaylr, shepazu,
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Zakim, aabb is me
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... myakura, drublic, SimonSapin, tantek, krijnh, SteveZ, arronei_, Liam, kennyluck, logbot, decadance, ed, isherman, RRSAgent, paul___irish, fantasai, stearns, TabAtkins_, hober,
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... gsnedders, CSSWG_LogBot, vhardy, sylvaing_away, plinss, alexmog, shans, pjrm, Hixie, Bert, trackbot
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+krit; got it
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zakim, ??p24 is me
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+kojiishi; got it
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Zakim, ??P36 is rbetts
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+rbetts; got it
16:06:14 [antonp]
ScribeNick: antonp
16:06:32 [antonp]
glazou: Topic: extra items for today
16:07:18 [antonp]
glazou: item: long thread about tooltip, there's an author expectation about being able to design tooltips in CSS
16:07:34 [antonp]
... simple feature, has some issues but we should tackle it
16:07:45 [glazou]
16:07:57 [antonp]
glazou: Topic: add Alan Stearns as co-editor to Regions and Exclusions
16:08:08 [antonp]
glazou: No objections
16:08:14 [glazou]
16:08:21 [antonp]
RESOLVED: add Alan as co-editor to those 2 specs
16:08:39 [antonp]
Topic: add Ryan as co-editor to device adaptations spec
16:08:45 [antonp]
glazou: No objections
16:08:50 [glazou]
16:08:53 [antonp]
RESOLVED: Ryan is now co-editor of that spec
16:09:14 [antonp]
Topic: Regions/Exclusions: request to publish new WD
16:09:33 [antonp]
glazou: 4 months since last WDs
16:09:50 [antonp]
dbaron: last time around we had a discussion about a note. Has it been revised as agreed
16:10:19 [antonp]
alan: I believe so,... but not sure which particular note you're referring to
16:10:55 [antonp]
alan: going through action items, bugzilla, mailing list: we're up to date, and notes exist in spec for everything being tracked as of today
16:11:18 [antonp]
glazou: other comments?
16:11:27 [antonp]
bert: request for notes:
16:11:33 [dbaron] is the note I was thinking of
16:11:40 [glazou]
stearns: add me to ACK section of Exclusions?
16:11:48 [antonp]
... we should move out the things we /don't/ want
16:11:54 [antonp]
eg the idea of elements being a region
16:12:13 [antonp]
... need a note saying that regions won't becreated like that
16:12:19 [antonp]
??: that wasn't the resolution
16:12:26 [glazou]
16:12:32 [antonp]
... we never decided to disallow it; just discourage it
16:12:39 [antonp]
glazou: don't want to disallow either
16:12:47 [antonp]
bert: I want to disallow
16:13:02 [antonp]
bert: no redundant elements should exist in a web document
16:13:38 [antonp]
alan: we understand the issue, and want to find ways around creating elements, and even if there was an alternative in css to create wrappers, we still don't want to disallow
16:14:13 [antonp]
glazou: is a religious discussion! Even if valuable, it can be a comment to the new WD... it's not blocking a new WD
16:14:22 [antonp]
bert: but it's no longer a FPWD so want to act now
16:14:31 [antonp]
glazou: need a concensus, and I'm not hearing one
16:14:40 [glazou]
16:14:52 [antonp]
alan: I can add a bug to track, and a note to the spec
16:15:06 [antonp]
dbaron: in the case of exclusions, there wasn't even a consensus that we wanted to work on the thing
16:15:15 [antonp]
dbaron: that's why we wanted notes in the spec
16:15:26 [antonp]
dbaron: there were conditions to working on the spec, and those conditions weren't met
16:15:41 [dbaron]
s/working on/publishing/
16:15:44 [antonp]
alan: I'll look back at the conditions, and try to update the Exclusions draft
16:15:50 [antonp]
... with the missing notes
16:16:00 [antonp]
.. but I need to know exactly what needs addressing
16:16:01 [dbaron]
16:16:29 [antonp]
??: can we say it's still under discussion?
16:16:43 [krit]
16:16:58 [antonp]
glazou: I'm not sure the assertion in dbaron's post is correct
16:17:07 [antonp]
florian: I agree with dbaron's note
16:17:28 [antonp]
alan: we want to clarify that Exclusions are not dependent on abspos elements
16:17:46 [antonp]
dbaron: OK it's not dependent on abspos, but practically that's how you use it
16:18:00 [antonp]
... not just a question of the examples in the spec; it's about the ways one would use it practically
16:18:23 [antonp]
alan: would you be ok with publishing a new WD of exclusions if there was a bugzilla item and a note in the spec referencing it?
16:18:43 [antonp]
dbaron: that's what we agreed to as a compromise last time, and it didn't happen
16:18:53 [antonp]
... I don't want to say yes conditionally; I want to see it don
16:19:00 [antonp]
alan: I'll work on it today
16:19:18 [antonp]
glazou: ok, that defers the discussion on exclusions. Go to email with it
16:19:25 [antonp]
... and now, Regions?
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bert: @regions rule: there are alternatives
16:20:00 [antonp]
... pseudo-elements
16:20:16 [antonp]
... hierarchy notation could also avoid needing @-rules
16:20:30 [antonp]
bert: at last F2F somebody presented hierarchies
16:20:39 [antonp]
... they can be employed to avoid using an @-rule
16:20:52 [jdaggett]
note: tab presented about hierarchies...
16:20:59 [antonp]
bert: don't know if these alternatives are necessary tghe final answer, but think we should investigate alternatives
16:21:10 [antonp]
... would like a note mentioning at least the pseudos alternative
16:21:28 [antonp]
glazou: hierarchies wouldn't solve the problem, since it doesn't select boxes
16:21:41 [antonp]
fantasai: you'd need pseuod-elements to refer to the region
16:21:55 [antonp]
florianr: hierarchies can be used on top
16:22:01 [antonp]
glazou: yes, but the main thing is the pseudos
16:22:24 [antonp]
glazou: I prefer the @-rule; it's simpler, things are better located in the same place, less repetition
16:22:47 [antonp]
fantasai: hierarchies solves the same problem in general, so perhaps we should solve regions with the general solution
16:23:04 [antonp]
.... the problem about being able to group rules applies equally to regions and other selectors
16:23:23 [antonp]
glazou: hierarchies is a /very/ early draft; should we be relying on it so early?
16:23:34 [glazou]
Zakim, who is noisy?
16:23:41 [antonp]
alex: do we need to have an issue in the bug list about syntax?
16:23:44 [Zakim]
glazou, listening for 10 seconds I heard sound from the following: florianr (5%), glazou (29%), TabAtkins_ (47%)
16:24:06 [Bert]
@region ::first-line { Y {...} } is the same as Y::first-line {...}
16:24:11 [antonp]
glazou: bert, would you be happy with a note saying alternative to an @-rule is to use a pseudo?
16:24:20 [antonp]
bert: perhaps with more detail, but yes
16:24:30 [antonp]
glazou: conditional on the note, can we publish WD?
16:24:36 [antonp]
bert: concerned about use of elements
16:24:52 [antonp]
bert: I'm reluctant about current situation
16:25:15 [antonp]
alan: there's a link to page templates draft in the doc, and the draft has removed all language linking regions to elements
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16:25:29 [antonp]
... they're still there in the examples, but there's nothing about elements in the normative text
16:25:40 [antonp]
bert: yes, but the first example is exactly an element
16:25:44 [antonp]
glazou: it's only an example!
16:25:55 [antonp]
bert: people look at the examples when they look at specs
16:26:10 [antonp]
tab: examples still serve well as author guidelines; we should have best practice
16:26:25 [Zakim]
16:26:28 [glazou]
hi ChrisL
16:26:29 [antonp]
glazou: we change our message on whether specs are tutorials or not every year...
16:27:04 [antonp]
alan: I just want to publish a WD on a 6-month old spec with the recent changes, and bury the old draft
16:27:14 [antonp]
glazou: I want to close on this
16:27:17 [ChrisL]
zakim, mute me
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ChrisL should now be muted
16:27:25 [antonp]
glazou: objections?
16:28:29 [antonp]
glazou: Actions: note about elements, to satisfy Bert; and a note about possibly replacing @-rules with a technique involving pseudo-elements and possibly hierarchies
16:28:34 [ChrisL]
+1 to publish
16:28:49 [antonp]
bert: subject to those conditions, I'm OK
16:28:57 [antonp]
RESOLVED: Publish new WD for regions
16:29:12 [antonp]
glazou: Alan to make changes to Exclusions to satisfy dbaron, and then we revisit
16:29:20 [glazou]
16:29:29 [antonp]
TOPIC: Item 2, fonts, syntax of font feature settings
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16:30:07 [antonp]
jdaggett: tags were at least 4 chars in length, didn't mention about less than 4, or type of chars
16:30:17 [antonp]
jdaggett: change proposal is to tighten that up
16:30:20 [fantasai]
16:30:21 [ChrisL]
q+ to ask about OT and Graphite
16:30:38 [antonp]
jdaggett: Jonathan Kew brought up concern that we're locking down on OpenType.
16:31:08 [antonp]
... but all along we've discussed including in F2F in March last year: OpenType is where it's at
16:31:47 [ChrisL]
16:31:48 [antonp]
... don't think that by pinging this to the OpenType format we're not restricting ourselves
16:32:06 [antonp]
tab: ???
16:32:08 [SteveZ]
+1 for John's comments
16:32:12 [ChrisL]
16:32:15 [bradk]
By the way, I think the examples in the regions specs are fine, because they are simple and focus exclusively on the concepts they are trying to illustrate, without forcing you to read and understand some other spec about pseudo-element generation. And JavaScript generation of regular elements such as DIVs is a reasonable way to use regions.
16:32:15 [antonp]
jdaggett: we're not limiting this to defined/registered tags
16:32:32 [antonp]
tab: does the UA need to understand it, or is it a straight path to the underlying system
16:32:36 [antonp]
jdaggett: it's a straight path
16:32:41 [ChrisL]
zakim, unmute me
16:32:41 [Zakim]
ChrisL should no longer be muted
16:32:43 [antonp]
tab: ok I withdraw my comment
16:32:51 [glazou]
Zakim, ack ChrisL
16:32:51 [Zakim]
ChrisL, you wanted to ask about OT and Graphite
16:32:52 [Zakim]
I see no one on the speaker queue
16:33:09 [antonp]
ChrisL: I think it's a good restriction, reminds me of the restriction on lnaguage tags, which were 2, and were then extensible to 3 chars etc
16:33:19 [fantasai]
16:33:32 [antonp]
... by making it clear and specific, we actually allow ourselves to expand the possiblities later
16:33:44 [antonp]
... .... fucntional syntax proposed
16:34:14 [antonp]
... jdaggett: Graphite has problem that there's no structure; there are fonts which ship with ?? numeric value like 1001
16:34:23 [antonp]
... apps are forced to support this through font-specific UI
16:34:27 [antonp]
... not a good pattern
16:34:40 [antonp]
... restricting to 4-char tags isn't a big burden for fonts
16:34:56 [antonp]
... encouraging them to move to set of registered tags in opentype is good; brings consistency
16:35:06 [antonp]
ChrisL: you mean binary-encoded 1001?
16:35:08 [antonp]
jdaggett: yeah
16:35:19 [antonp]
... Right now we can't express that in this syntax at all
16:35:23 [glazou]
Zakim, ack fantasai
16:35:23 [Zakim]
I see no one on the speaker queue
16:35:27 [antonp]
... I don't think that's a bad thing
16:35:41 [antonp]
fantasai: in CSS we don't hard-code anything about particular formats we integrate with
16:35:48 [antonp]
... eg png images
16:35:58 [antonp]
... I don't see benefit of resitrcitions to authors here
16:36:04 [ChrisL]
elika, yes we do. we normatively reference opentype, no?
16:36:16 [antonp]
... prevents experimentation due to our syntax restrictions
16:36:29 [antonp]
... I see problems with this change. I'm against
16:36:46 [antonp]
jdaggett: theoritically yes, but practically there's no tech out there right now which has this problem
16:37:08 [antonp]
.. look at AAT as an aexample of something that might be different, but nothing's coming into existence
16:37:11 [ChrisL]
it like thoretically, we need link type="text/css" but in practice ....
16:37:27 [antonp]
... without syntax checking, there's no way of guiding authors along
16:37:49 [antonp]
... an author that's creating an implementation and experimenting with a new font format, is not a blocking thing
16:38:01 [antonp]
... want to make sure that real UAs do the right thing
16:38:17 [antonp]
... so fantasai's point is true theoretically but not in practice
16:38:34 [Zakim]
16:38:35 [antonp]
ChrisL: in practice there's only CSS even tho in theory there are other stylesheet langs
16:39:03 [antonp]
ChrisL: we reference OpenType a lot, we've already tended towards it; that's what people are calling for right now and can use right now
16:39:03 [Bert]
(q+ to say that there is no "OpenType" in the name of the property
16:39:08 [Bert]
q+ to say that there is no "OpenType" in the name of the property
16:39:09 [Zakim]
16:39:46 [antonp]
fantasai: We're not saying you can't use a different format, but if you're using other tech it makes sense for CSS to trigger its abilities without being restricted by our syntax
16:39:55 [dbaron]
I think it's the first time that that CSS value correctness (whether it's a parse error) depends on something that's inside the contents of a string, which feels a little weird to me
16:40:01 [antonp]
... we're preventing people from implementing new font engines without violating our spec
16:40:05 [antonp]
jdaggett: what you said is wrong
16:40:22 [kennyluck]
+1 to dbaron's comment
16:40:39 [ChrisL]
john is saying what i was trying to say. the high level things are font format agnostic. its only the low-level espaces that are opentype specific
16:40:39 [antonp]
... there's nothing in the spec that says you cant implement to another format; it's only the low-level syntax that you can't access
16:40:43 [SteveZ]
16:40:51 [glazou]
Zakim, ack Bert
16:40:52 [Zakim]
Bert, you wanted to say that there is no "OpenType" in the name of the property
16:40:52 [Zakim]
I see SteveZ on the speaker queue
16:41:02 [antonp]
bert: I agree with fantasai, we shouldn't restrict to OpenType
16:41:05 [ChrisL]
we are not restricting "for ever"
16:41:33 [stearns]
and we're only restricting a tiny section of the overall functionality
16:41:33 [ChrisL]
nobody said 'for ever" except for bert
16:41:39 [antonp]
Tab: we can always issue updates... not restricting us forever
16:41:46 [glazou]
then SteveZ
16:42:01 [antonp]
dbaron: feels weird to make parse-time validity dependent on what's inside a string; no precedent
16:42:02 [glazou]
Zakim, ack SteveZ
16:42:10 [Zakim]
I see no one on the speaker queue
16:42:20 [ChrisL]
q+ to suggest a new type which is a subset of string
16:42:28 [fantasai]
Tab, I don't think the CSSWG should be required to issue updates to its syntax because some other layout team wants to use a font tech other than OpenType
16:42:33 [antonp]
szilles: Benefit for user is they get early checking of errors that could have strange effects if they ran through to the clients
16:42:47 [antonp]
szilles: it's good to catch things early
16:43:45 [antonp]
... Second point: This is a low-level feature, it's largely designed with OpenType in mind. jdaggett's point is that if there;s a different format then the syntax is inappropriate and the vendor could always create an experimental feature to deal with it
16:44:02 [antonp]
... it's not locking out; it's just recognizing that our particular syntax is OT-oriented
16:44:13 [antonp]
... there are reasons for orienting towards a particular format
16:44:42 [antonp]
jdaggett: We've talked about this before; in March F2F last year I said: wrap a functional notation around all of these tags, eg "ot-"
16:44:47 [ChrisL]
we talked about this several times before. but we keep revisiting with no real new information
16:44:55 [antonp]
... but it's redundant,
16:45:04 [antonp]
... underneath you're passing to OT anyway
16:45:05 [glazou]
16:45:09 [glazou]
Zakim, ack ChrisL
16:45:09 [Zakim]
ChrisL, you wanted to suggest a new type which is a subset of string
16:45:09 [fantasai]
ChrisL, we haven't. Not this specific issue.
16:45:10 [Zakim]
I see no one on the speaker queue
16:45:14 [antonp]
ChrisL: re dbaron's point about string checking
16:45:27 [antonp]
... Make a new type for 4-char ASCII string?
16:45:43 [antonp]
... Wouldn't impact implementations, only specs themselves
16:45:53 [antonp]
dbaron: I don't think that makes a difference
16:45:59 [antonp]
.... there's still value in it
16:46:17 [antonp]
plinss: ot- prefix or functional notation does satisfy the parsing thing that dbaron is mentioning
16:46:43 [antonp]
... If we have an OT-specific functional notation that leaves us room to move later, eg the 4-char restriction
16:46:51 [antonp]
jdaggett: theoretically yes, but in practice no
16:47:05 [antonp]
plinss: we need to be explicit whether this is OT-specific or generic
16:47:22 [antonp]
jdaggett: We don't need individual property names for different font technology; it's overkill
16:47:39 [antonp]
tab: reason we went with strings, .....something about escaping.....
16:47:50 [antonp]
.... ot- is easier to type than quote symbols
16:48:00 [antonp]
... automatically gets round the namespacing issue
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jdaggett: we were encouraged to use strings
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tab: unrestricted items prevent us from expanding, unless done very carefully
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,... prefixes help avoid that difficulty
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plinss: I slightly prefer the functional notation and solves the bare item problem
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s/bare item/bare ident/
16:48:56 [antonp]
... I'm not arguing strongly for it; just throwing it out there
16:49:04 [antonp]
glazou: no consensus at the moment
16:49:12 [antonp]
jdaggett: every time we talk about this we go full circle
16:49:19 [antonp]
... we're wasting time on the telecon
16:49:26 [antonp]
... if you want to object, do it on the list!
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<some light arguing>
16:50:01 [antonp]
glazou: let's move on
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16:50:14 [ChrisL]
I am in favour too, plus it is what is implemented
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dbaron: I'm in favour of jdaggett's proposal
16:50:28 [glazou]
Zakim, who is on the phone?
16:50:28 [Zakim]
On the phone I see florianr, glazou, plinss, arronei_, dbaron, Brian_Leroux, rbetts, stearns, glenn (muted), hober, jdaggett, antonp, alexmog, SteveZ, krit, fantasai, Bert,
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Straw poll!
16:50:31 [Zakim]
... dstorey, [Microsoft], TabAtkins_, kojiishi, ChrisL, bradk
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[Microsoft] has JohnJansen
16:50:36 [antonp]
florianr: abstain
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glazou: for
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plinss: for, but preference for a bit tighter
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arron: abstain
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dbaron: for
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brian: abstain
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ryan: abstain
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alan: for
16:51:18 [glenn]
glenn abstain
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glenn: abstain
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hober: abstain:@
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jdaggett: for
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antonp: abstain
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alex: abstain
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szilles: for
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derek: abstain
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fantasai: against
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but I can live with it
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16:52:10 [ChrisL]
s/against/against but can live with/
16:52:11 [antonp]
bert: against
16:52:15 [bradk]
(I was abstain)
16:52:22 [antonp]
dstorey: abstain
16:52:26 [antonp]
jjanson: abstain
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tab: for
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koji: abstain
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ChrisL: for
16:52:57 [ChrisL]
zakim, count totals
16:52:57 [Zakim]
I don't understand 'count totals', ChrisL
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ChrisL: if most people don't care; that means stay with current proposal
16:53:43 [JohnJansen]
16:53:44 [antonp]
bert: I can live with it
16:53:52 [ChrisL]
16:53:54 [antonp]
glazou: we can all live with it
16:53:57 [jdaggett]
16:53:59 [antonp]
glenn: proposal is accepted
16:54:04 [ChrisL]
minuted resolution please
16:54:06 [antonp]
RESOLVED: proposal is accepted
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16:54:33 [antonp]
TOPIC: Publish new WD about writing modes
16:54:42 [antonp]
fantasai: I need to make more edits to address jdaggett's comments
16:55:00 [antonp]
... UTR50 (?) updated a few days ago, I need to update references
16:55:03 [Bert]
q+ to ask if we know anything about TR 50 schedule
16:55:12 [glazou]
Zakim, ack Bert
16:55:12 [Zakim]
Bert, you wanted to ask if we know anything about TR 50 schedule
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I see no one on the speaker queue
16:55:13 [antonp]
jdaggett: it's the set of three paragraphs and that's it
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bert: is UTR-50 updated?
16:55:37 [antonp]
jdaggett: there's supposed to be a discussion at the Unicode meeting
16:55:43 [ChrisL]
s/TR 50/UTR-50/
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bert: are there any predictions about the outcome of the meeting?
16:56:02 [antonp]
fantasai: people working on it are aligning
16:56:24 [antonp]
fantasai: our spec will be more stable because we'll reference the concept being described in the the other spec
16:56:38 [antonp]
... and even if the other spec changes, our reference will still remain correct
16:56:45 [Zakim]
16:56:50 [antonp]
fantasai: we can resolve to publish pending jdaggett's approval of the edits?
16:57:18 [stearns]
probably no time to come back around to this, but the text dbaron wanted to see in the exclusions draft is already there, in issue 1
16:57:25 [antonp]
szilles: I send a request to clarify something about text-combine that I was unclear about
16:57:32 [antonp]
... Koji also had issues
16:57:48 [antonp]
fantasai: I'll make sure the issues are tracked
16:58:04 [antonp]
glazou: provided the changes are made, shall we release new WD? Objections?
16:58:13 [antonp]
RESOLVED: make changes and then publish new WD
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Tab: I request that WD should review the DoC of values+units
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fantasai: I will add additional info
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glazou: Bye everyone
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16:59:41 [antonp]
fantasai/glazou: do I have to do something to close the minuting?
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17:00:03 [fantasai]
antonp: nope
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17:00:08 [fantasai]
RRSAgent: make minutes
17:00:08 [RRSAgent]
I have made the request to generate fantasai
17:00:13 [fantasai]
well, that makes some provisional minutes
17:00:19 [antonp]
17:00:21 [fantasai]
but the ones I send to the mailing list are formatted off raw logs
17:00:29 [antonp]
That's what I thought
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17:00:47 [antonp]
I hope the raw logs are ok!!
17:03:46 [glazou]
thanks for scribing antonp
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17:05:01 [Zakim]
disconnecting the lone participant, rbetts, in Style_CSS FP()12:00PM
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Style_CSS FP()12:00PM has ended
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Attendees were florianr, glazou, plinss, Brian_Leroux, stearns, dbaron, arronei_, glenn, hober, jdaggett, antonp, bradk, +1.425.246.aaaa, SteveZ, +1.415.832.aabb, alexmog, Bert,
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... fantasai, dstorey, JohnJansen, +1.281.305.aacc, TabAtkins_, krit, kojiishi, rbetts, ChrisL
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fantasai, question on the "Resolving Flexible Lengths" chunk, when you've got a minute
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( )
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alternately: TabAtkins_ ^
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fantasai / TabAtkins_: (nevermind -- partly figured it out -- replying on www-style)
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fantasai: thanks (text alignment / justification) silly me for looking for text alignment in the alignment spec! :-)
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Liam: Probably should call it "box alignment" or something
20:54:08 [fantasai]
Liam: I'm open to name suggestions :) Just so long as they say something about alignment, so people know the CSS equivalent of the align attributes are there
20:54:39 [Liam]
boxalignment might work, yes
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TabAtkins: Do you have any concrete plans to draw up css4-images?
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