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Fwd: Request to move the test repositories to Github

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 16:17:45 +0200
To: "public-device-apis@w3.org public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-Id: <9B4426F7-8940-4037-8CFB-F41DA979C3F5@berjon.com>
Hi all,

there's talk of moving all repositories in which tests are developed (so not necessarily specs) for all WGs over to GitHub in order to help get more community involvement. If you have issues with such a move, please voice it by posting it to public-test-infra@w3.org.

Thanks!

Begin forwarded message:
> Resent-From: public-test-infra@w3.org
> From: Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com>
> Date: August 8, 2012 16:11:26 GMT+02:00
> To: "public-test-infra@w3.org" <public-test-infra@w3.org>
> Subject: Request to move the test repositories to Github
> archived-at: <http://www.w3.org/mid/CC484027.16DB7%25tobie@fb.com>
> 
> Hi,
> 
> During a conversation in #testing today there was distinct agreement that
> hosting the test repositories on GitHub would lower the barrier for test
> contributions by non-W3C members and would generally be A Good Thing(TM).
> 
> I've had this conversation multiple times already, invariably leading to
> the comment that not all members/staff would be happy with this change.
> 
> That's very much possible and totally understandable. But until there's a
> forum where these issues can be raised and addressed, we're stuck in
> status quo, which isn't very helpful either.
> 
> I'm not sure what the best place for this conversation is, but I was told
> test-infra@ would be a good start.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> --tobie
> 
> 
> 

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Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/ - @robinberjon
Received on Wednesday, 8 August 2012 14:18:09 GMT

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