Charles McCathieNevile wrote (on 6/3/08 4:46 PM):
The urgency is based on the fact that people are looking to implement,
or update implementations, in part because this spec is an important
base for XHR2. We have an upcoming face to face meeting beginning 1
July, where we plan to close any final issues. Microsoft's review has
already taken a long time, and has been promised within the week.
However I note the request in private for an extension received a week
or so ago. Therefore, If the SVG group can please try to produce its
review as fast as possible, we can grant the requested extension to 16
Thanks, that's a reasonable explanation, and we will work to get our
review to WebAPI as soon as possible (hopefully late this week or early
next). For the most part, I believe that the current draft looks good,
and we will be glad to be able to reference it in later versions of SVG.
W3C Team Contact, SVG, CDF, and WebAPI