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Re: DL for CP on link registry at the W3C

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Tue, 9 Nov 2010 12:14:05 +0200
Message-Id: <CEB603A1-2B7C-40C0-BCA2-82A12ED2E966@iki.fi>
To: public html <public-html@w3.org>
On Nov 8, 2010, at 20:52, Ian Hickson wrote:

> - Anyone should be able to correct information in the registry (e.g. 
>   linking to updated specifications, adding information about synonyms, 
>   marking a type as ratified, etc). In particular, making the process 
>   dependent on W3C staff seems to risk the same bottleneck problem that 
>   IANA registries suffer from.

Fixed.

> I'm find with W3C staff being in a 
>   moderator role to block people who abuse the tool.

I have trouble parsing this sentence, but I left complete deletion as spam as a power to the W3C staff.

> - There should be a way to get a change history for the registry.
> - There should be a notification mechanism when the history changes.
> 
> The last two points could be combined by simply e-mailing a list with 
> details of what changed whenever anything changes.

Fixed. (The XPointer registry software already supports this AFAICT.)

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Henri Sivonen
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