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Re: Leading the Forefront - with IRC ! ?

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2007 22:46:49 +1100
Message-ID: <4603BE29.8020102@lachy.id.au>
To: work@gavinpearce.co.uk
CC: public-html@w3.org

Gavin Pearce wrote:
> IRC and an old school mailing list? We must be able to find a better way to
> put together something as major as we're working on!

The mailing list and IRC channel have worked extremely well for 
developing HTML5 and many other specs.

> It's too hard to organize ideas for everyone to look at them, we need a
> forum,


> a more up-to-date mailing list,

What's the difference between this one and "a more up-to-date" one?

>  an online chat service,

We have one.  It's called IRC!  What makes any other online chat service 
better than IRC?

> online brainstorming, an ideas board,


> We can't do all that over IRC & a mailing list.

Why not?

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Friday, 23 March 2007 11:47:02 UTC

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