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31 Jan 2013

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<trackbot> Date: 31 January 2013

<scribe> scribe: krisk

1. ACTION items due by Thursday, January 31

1. ACTION items due by Thursday, January 31 None

2. New Issues This Week:


There are 5 tracker requests

paulc: working through them one at a time


paulc: two are cover by other agenda items, trying to avoid them becoming issues

3. Items Closed Last Week

First CfC: handle ISSUE-207 responsive-images consistently with Plan 2014, Closed Jan 23 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0020.html

close with no object

Second Preference Survey: Microdata Note vs Recommendation Track, Closed Jan 24 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0022.html

also closed last week

4. Items Closing This Week

One item a) CfC: to publish Encrypted Media Extensions specification as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD), Closed Jan 30 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0102.html

paulc: This is an active thread on the list, chairs discussing how to proceed
... both lots of disent and lots of people that agree with the WD publishing

5. Items Closing Next Week


6. New Calls this week

First CfC: HTML Microdata minimum CR period, Closes Feb 4 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0184.html

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Second CfC: to publish Public Identifiers for Entity Resolution in XHTML specification as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD), Closes Feb 6 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0212.html

paulc: A number of explicit supporters

7. New Surveys this week


8. Decisions this week

a) WG Decision on Microdata Note vs Recommendation Track http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0182.html

b) CFC: Request transition of HTML Microdata to Candidate Recommendation

paulc: WG decision to move Microdata to CR
... I belive we do need to pick the editor for Microdata (Mike?)
... no action item but co-chairs will pick an editor

next item Isssue closing on ISSUE-207

CfC: handle ISSUE-207 responsive-images consistently with Plan 2014 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0185.html Status: On last week's WG call we targeted moving forward with a CfC to publish both responsive-images and srcset attribute extensions spec later this week (when Ted finishes some bug work on srset attribute proposal). Srcset bugs: http://tinyurl.com/apf88ub

paulc: hober are you on track to close the bugs (was at 6->7)

hober: we are now down to 2 and I'm happy with the progress

paulc: I'll do a CFC for the picture element and a seperate of the srcset attribute

hober: sounds good

paulc: sam is this ok?

sam: yes

9. Task Force Reports

b) Accessibility Task Force

group working on clean bugs with keywords

paulc wants group to work on longdesc

janina: we think we have the group ready
... we have a few more edits so that it's clear...should take another week
... By Feb 8th we should be compete
... the issue on alt is on me and waiting for a response from robin

paulc: these are in the Other Business in the agena (item a and item b)

Next Media Task Force

We processed the meeting source extension

The group meets weekly

CFC on eme and around 30 bugs on this spec while the WG continues work the decision on the spec

Testing Task Force

Group met on tuesday (light attendance)

Group blocked on getting content from git -> w3c-test.org

Mike are you around to given an update on this issue

Mike: I should be able to get this done in a week

krisk: will this also cover the use case where someone has a branch?

mike: yes this should be possible

krisk: ok

10. Other Business

paulc: a few items

a) HTML5 Image Description Extension candidate FPWD http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2013Jan/0112.htm l Status: We are waiting for A11Y TF to finish the TF's wiki of results and then we will be ready to do a WG CfC to publish a FPWD. https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/html-proposals/raw-file/1f251fcbe363/longdesc1/longdesc.html

paulc: Expect ask to Co-chairs for a CFC on Feb 8th

b) HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12726 which includes TrackerRequest Steve's request for a delay in a Preference Poll re normativity: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0002.html Status: This item is still awaiting a progress report from A11Y TF and Editors on the status of problems in: http://www.davidmacd.com/WCAG/WAI/buggy.html

paulc: I'll continue to track this so that we do get discussion on the bugs on public html
... any comments?

krisk: none

c) Plans for preference poll on future of Polyglot document https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/40318/polyglot-status-preference-poll/ Note: Poll is NOT open. Chairs are waiting for discussion on public-html@w3.org to finish.

paulc: co-chairs were going to wait to seehow the Microdata pref poll went
... we do need to figure out how to process some of the suggestions

d) Media Source Extensions FPWD publication http://www.w3.org/News/2013#entry-9697 http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-media-source-20130129/

paulc we did have a CFC to publish ARIA in HTML as FPWD

e) Re: CfC: to publish ARIA in HTML specification as a First Public Working Draft (FPWD) http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Jan/0006.html Status: Publication is still pending resolution of Publicationa Rule changes.

paulc: mike are you working on this?

mike: yes

paulc: Ok thanks
... W3C announces TPAC 2013 in china

f) W3C Announces TPAC 2013 in China, Nov 18-22 2013 http://www.w3.org/News/2013#entry-9703

paulc: any other business?
... none
... scribe for next week?

krisk: I can help

Summary of Action Items

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