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Re: Minutes 2005-02-10: ITS teleconference

From: Najib Tounsi <ntounsi@emi.ac.ma>
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 19:04:12 +0000
Message-ID: <420D01AC.2090604@emi.ac.ma>
To: Yves Savourel <ysavourel@translate.com>
CC: public-i18n-its@w3.org

Many regrets for this first telecon.

Next one.

Najib


Yves Savourel wrote:

>Minutes 2005-02-10: ITS teleconference
>
>ATTENDEES:
>
>- RI: Richard Ishida (W3C)
>- FR: François Richard (HP)
>- TF: Tim Foster (Sun)
>- AZ: Andrzej Zydron (XML-Intl)
>- YS: Yves Savourel (ENLASO)
>
>REGRETS:
>
>- DS: Dianne Stoick (Boeing)
>
>AGENDA:
>
>http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/member-i18n-its/2005JanM
>ar/0000.html
>
>
>
>
>=== MEMBERS PRESENTATION:
>
>- Each attendee presented himself. Here is a (very) brief
>summary:
>YS, with ENLASO, based in Colorado.
>RI, with W3C, based in England.
>FR: with HP, based in France.
>TF: with Sun, based in Ireland.
>AZ: with XML-Intl, based in England.
>
>- YS gave some information on the other members not on the
>call:
>Martin Dürst, with W3C, based in Japan.
>Dianne Stoick, with Boeing, based near Seattle.
>Najib Tounsi, with EMI, based in Morocco.
>Masaki Itagaki, with Aliquantum, based in Colorado.
>
>
>
>=== DAY, TIME, AND FREQUENCY OF THE MEETING:
>
>- Thursday seems to be the best day for the teleconference
>(Andrzej does have a conflict with the OASIS TWS meeting,
>but he likely will be able to work around it).
>
>- 16:00 UTC seems to be the best time for now.
>
>- The meetings will be weekly for now. Note: No meeting next
>week.
>
>
>
>=== FACE-TO-FACE MEETING:
>
>- The F2F meeting will be in Berlin, Tuesday April 5th (just
>before the Unicode conference). The precise details are
>still to be determined.
>
>
>
>=== INITIAL DISCUSSION ON THE REQUIREMENTS:
>
>- Everyone looked at RI and YS's draft requirements document
>drawn up  several years ago.
>(http://people.w3.org/rishida/localizable-dtds/)
>They seem to cover a lot of the issues, but several have
>also additional ideas. YS Mentioned we should look at
>existing  i18n-like tag sets.
>
>- RI explained the Patent Policy aspect. Everyone is
>strongly encourage to read the material on Patent Policy:
>http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/
>
>- RI explained the different type of deliverables
>(Requirements document (WG Note), ITS namespace (Rec), and
>Techniques (WG Note)) and detailed the different steps for
>each of them. See the Process Document for more information.
>We should be able to draw on the experience of the GEO WG
>for the Techniques.
>
>- RI explained the usage of the mailing list
>(public-i18n-its for the general technical discussions,
>members-i18n-its for the meeting agenda/info and for
>members-only discussions).
>The public-i18n-its is visible to anyone, members-i18n-its
>is visible to all W3C members (not just the WG members).
>http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/member-i18n-its/
>http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-i18n-its/
>
>- RI and YS noted that their previous draft of requirements
>document is just a very early set of ideas, to get us
>started. The new Requirements document will be re-written
>from scratch.
>
>- Comments and ideas for the requirements are to be posted
>on the public-i18n-its list to start the discussions.
>
>
>
>=== OTHER BUSINESS:
>
>- AZ indicated he had problem with login in the W3C IRC Web
>client. RI talked about Zakim and W3C IRC Web client. AZ and
>FR were finally able to log in. YS to add that the W3C IRC
>Web client link in the teleconference info emails.
>
>Joining IRC via the Web:
>http://www.w3.org/2001/01/cgi-irc
>Enter a nickname (e.i.YvesS), your real name (i.e. Yves
>savourel), the I18n channel: "#i18n", and click 'Login'.
>
>Joining with an IRC client:
>Use the IRC server "irc.w3.org:6665"
>Join the channel "#i18n"
>There are many IRC client for various platforms, many of
>them free
>(http://www.google.com/search?&q=free+IRC+clients).
>
>- RI noted that we will need a 'scribe' to take the minutes
>at each meeting and possibly an editor as soon as we will
>start writing down the requirements.
>
>- No meeting next week. Next meeting will be Thursday Feb-24
>at 16:00UTC, YS to send email to members-i18n-its list to
>confirm next meeting info. (Note: FR will not be able to
>make it).
>
>
>
>=== ACTION ITEMS:
>
>- Everyone: To send comments, ideas, etc. on requirements
>(to the public-i18n-its list).
>Make sure to start separate threads for the distinct
>subjects you want to address.
>
>- Everyone: To encourage anyone interested in joining the
>WG.
>
>
>
>
>
>
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>

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