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Re: Straw poll on name of "streamlined syntax" spec

From: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 15:33:35 +0100
To: "Erik Bruchez" <ebruchez@orbeon.com>, "Forms WG" <public-forms@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ukrpd9r7smjzpq@acer3010.ins.cwi.nl>

On Mon, 17 Nov 2008 09:08:54 +0100, Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>  
wrote:

>
> Prefer XFormsA, can live with FormsA.

+1

Steven

> -Erik
>
> On Nov 16, 2008, at 11:27 PM, John Boyer wrote:
>
>>
>> The resolution on our last telecon about the name of the "streamlined  
>> syntax" spec was, I think, about deciding not to use the name WebFormsA  
>> more so than selecting the name FormsA in particular, though there was  
>> some support for that name.
>>
>> There was a "typo" in my last post of this straw poll request, which  
>> prevented it from reaching this list, so I am posting it again.
>>
>> The two names that seem to be popular are FormsA and XFormsA.  In the  
>> interest of getting quickly to a  first public working draft, I would  
>> like to ask the group to table consideration of names other than these  
>> two.  Please respond to this email to indicate your preferences  
>> according to the questions below.   If you don't respond by next  
>> telecon and are not on the next telecon, we will have to assume you are  
>> happy with whichever decision results from the feedback provided by  
>> those who do respond.  Please respond to this email even if you have  
>> made your preference known in the past.
>>
>> Here is the question:
>>
>> For the name XFormsA, please characterize your preference:
>> Prefer
>> Support / Can Live With
>> Oppose
>>
>> For the name FormsA, please characterize your preference:
>> Prefer
>> Support / Can Live With
>> Oppose
>>
>> Thank you,
>> John M. Boyer, Ph.D.
>> STSM, Interactive Documents and Web 2.0 Applications
>> Chair, W3C Forms Working Group
>> Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software
>> IBM Victoria Software Lab
>> E-Mail: boyerj@ca.ibm.com
>>
>> Blog: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/blogs/page/JohnBoyer
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>
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