[whatwg] Correcting some misconceptions about Responsive Images

Glenn Maynard glenn at zewt.org
Thu May 17 07:05:56 PDT 2012

On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 4:32 AM, Ben Schwarz <ben.schwarz at gmail.com> wrote:

> Non announcement _here_ is one thing, sure; but as those aiming to plan,
> test and measure different approaches, it's your role to research other
> developments out side of the WHATWG bubble.

As you must know, the srcset design did take the other proposals into
account; the <picture> proposal was rejected for clearly-stated reasons.
That's not what we're talking about.

> WHATWG does not exist to be a closed society.

(Is this a joke?  This is probably the most open and approachable spec
development community in existance today.)

Glenn Maynard

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