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Re: Postings from the W3C I18N GEO Working Group

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2005 11:28:15 +0900
To: "Donald Z. Osborn" <dzo@bisharat.net>
Cc: "public-i18n-geo@w3.org" <public-i18n-geo@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.stiuhdd2x1753t@ibm-60d333fc0ec.w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

Dear Don,

Thanks a lot for your fast response. Just let me / us know as you have  
decided whether we should post on both lists.

Best, Felix

On Thu, 07 Jul 2005 11:15:04 +0900, Donald Z. Osborn <dzo@bisharat.net>  
wrote:

> Dear Felix,
>
> Sorry for the slow turnaround on this. You are certainly welcome to post  
> there.
> I would also suggest the a12n-forum.
>
> Part of the issue (and my delay in responding) is that I am again  
> looking at
> whether to merge these two lists and if so, how. A12n-collab has been  
> more
> technical and limited in scope - mainly keyboards and character  
> requirements,
> but venturing out into other areas. A12n-forum is intended as more  
> general
> support and news. A12n-collab is mirrored on the Linguist list, but  
> a12n-forum
> is not yet.
>
> In practice however there is a lot of overlap. We've maintained the two  
> because
> it seemed to be a productive redundancy. That may be less the case now,  
> though
> some people still like the narrower focus of a12n-collab. Problem is  
> that the
> distinction is unclear to new people, and some cases like yours coould  
> really
> mean posting to both lists. In any event I will be consulting with the  
> group
> members on this.
>
> Thanks for your interest and patience, and I look forward to your  
> participation
> on behalf of W3C.
>
> Don
>
> Don Osborn, Ph.D.         dzo@bisharat.net
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>
> Quoting Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>:
>
>> Dear Don,
>>
>> Greetings from Felix Sasaki. I am member of the W3C Internationalization
>> Activity. I think you met Richard Ishida, our Activity Lead, a few weeks
>> ago in Casablanca. We, the W3C i18n GEO Working Group [1], would like to
>> post announcements
>> to the A12N-Collaboration list about new developments on i18n in the  
>> W3C.
>> It would be
>> great if you could tell us whether you would be fine with this.
>>
>> Thank you very much. Best regards, Felix Sasaki.
>>
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/International/geo/
>>
>
>
Received on Thursday, 7 July 2005 02:28:20 GMT

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