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Re: [WP3] SWAD-Europe Wiki installation - gone live

From: Libby Miller <Libby.Miller@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 00:00:35 +0000 (GMT)
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
cc: public-esw@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.44.0301202359020.16564-100000@mail.ilrt.bris.ac.uk>

I think this could be very useful. I just had a go for summarising some
of the RDF query testcases discussions, and it worked very well:


I'm hoping to use this as a notepad for things like this.


On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Dan Brickley wrote:

> [[
> I have set up a SWAD-Europe Wiki installation, as a place for quick note-taking,
> FAQ drafting and link sharing. Like many Wikis (and mailing lists, though that's
> a bit different), it is currently configured as a publically writable space.
> It may prove useful as a tool to support discussions in the RDF Interest Group
> and associated spin-off task forces (eg. RDF calendaring). Time will tell.
> ]] http://esw.w3.org/mt/esw/archives/000017.html
> More context: In the RDF Interest Group, we get a fair amount done by email and
> irc, but the same topics tend to recur without answers being drafted. Often an
> email or irc discussion thread will go some way towards answering the topic,
> but we've not yet been good at seeing things through to final documentation.
> One goal I have for the Wiki installation is to allow active RDFIG members to
> gather FAQ background materials without centralised bottlenecks (or quality control
>  / review). Hosting a Wiki (ie. a publically writable Web-based scratchpad) is
> an experiment towards seeing how well this works, and how the tradeoffs between
> centralised control vs community scribbling pay off in the RDF developer world.
> The Wiki entry page is at http://esw.w3.org/t//view/ESW/WebHome and could do
> with better boilerplate, intro text and a few link fixes etc. I wanted to get this
> made public so that it could be used in the RDF calendar and RDF query test case
> discussions that are ongoing (www-rdf-calendar, www-rdf-rules lists).
> Libby, would it be worth mentioning this in the Calendar IRC meeting on weds? Do
> you think that group would find a Wiki scratchpad useful? What about Query?
> Comments etc welcomed,
> Dan
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