W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-council@w3.org > January 2013

Seeking additional support for draft "caution" statement re: lack of charter

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2013 07:14:26 -0600
Cc: Wayne Carr <wayne.carr@linux.intel.com>, "public-council@w3.org" <public-council@w3.org>
Message-Id: <CEA72BCA-918E-4C45-A843-CE667924CD4A@w3.org>
To: "Young, Milan" <Milan.Young@nuance.com>

On 22 Jan 2013, at 11:27 PM, Young, Milan wrote:
>> How about this:
>> 
>> "Caution: This group does not have a published Charter that describes
>> important aspects of its operations, such as scope, deliverables, and decision
>> making process. Community Group process imposes little structure on how the
>> Chair manages a group.  As a result, without a Charter, it may be unclear how
>> the group operates (e.g., the Chair could change how the group operates
>> without notice).  W3C strongly encourages groups to operate under a
>> published Charter. "
> 
> [Milan] Thanks Ian.  I'll support that.


I'd like to hear whether there is support from others as well. I've recorded this version on:
 http://www.w3.org/community/council/wiki/Templates

Ian

--
Ian Jacobs (ij@w3.org)    http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs/
Tel:                                      +1 718 260 9447
Received on Wednesday, 23 January 2013 13:14:32 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Wednesday, 23 January 2013 13:14:33 GMT