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Re: Please construct a task force charter

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2007 17:16:59 +0200
Message-ID: <28956746.20070823171659@w3.org>
To: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: public-forms-tf@w3.org

On Wednesday, August 22, 2007, 6:42:10 PM, Gregory wrote:

GJR> aloha, chris!

GJR> to facillitate asynchronous collaboration, would it be possible
GJR> to use the Forms wiki so that people can comment on drafts, 
GJR> create new ones, and spark discussion?

GJR> it seems more reasonable than having all 6 of us drafting a 
GJR> different document -- you've set the table, and it is up to 
GJR> us to provide the food; too many cooks may spoil the broth,
GJR> but there are only 6 of us, so i think this might be the 
GJR> best approach -- those who are motivated can create personal
GJR> drafts, which can be contrasted and compared, until compromise
GJR> is reached...

GJR> or, we could always do it via email, but a wiki is easier to 
GJR> data mine,

I agree a wiki is a good approach. You can use an existing one, or have systeam set you up a new one for the taskforce. Just let me know, if you want the latter.

GJR> gregory.

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GJR> ---------- Original Message -----------
GJR> From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
GJR> To: public-forms-tf@w3.org
GJR> Sent: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 18:07:38 +0200
GJR> Subject: Please construct a task force charter

>> Hello public-forms-tf,

>> Now that both HTML and Forms WGs have nominated their task force 
>> representatives, the next thing is to get a charter together.

>> There are useful bits of wording in the Forms and the HTML WG charters:
>> http://www.w3.org/2007/03/HTML-WG-charter
>> http://www.w3.org/2007/03/forms-charter

>> the directors decision had an 'architectural vision' document 
>> and a 'process comments' document, both have useful text and guidance:
>> http://www.w3.org/2007/03/vision
>> http://www.w3.org/2007/03/html-forms-process-public

>> and Dan Connolly made a selection of useful wording from these 
>> in an archived email message: 
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-archive/2007May/0015.html

>> I would like to suggest that the task force participants draw on 
>> these sources, and their own ideas, and construct a charter that 
>> all the participants can agree on. Apart from needing to stay 
>> within the boundaries of the parent HTML and Forms charters, 
>> there is fairly wide scope. However, a taskforce charter should 
>> help frame the discussion in terms of the goals, architectural 
>> principles, and deliverables.

>> Could this be done in a couple of weeks? It does not need to be 
>> fancy and can be plain text or html as desired.

>> -- 
>>  Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
>>  Interaction Domain Leader
>>  Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
>>  W3C Graphics Activity Lead
>>  Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
GJR> ------- End of Original Message -------




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 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Interaction Domain Leader
 Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
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