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Re: Kickstarting the Resource Center Task Force

From: Tobie Langel <tobie@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2013 14:45:18 +0100
To: Dzenana Trenutak <dzenana.trenutak@gmail.com>
Cc: public-test-infra@w3.org
Message-ID: <1FF19DEFB0A2491B9F5FECAF62EBEAA4@w3.org>
This is great. Thank you.

Unsure how we'll be handling contributions for the resource center license-wise, so let me look into it and get back to you.

Would you have this documentation available in markdown format, by any chance?

Thanks,

--tobie 


On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 6:43 PM, Dzenana Trenutak wrote:

> Hi Tobie et al,
> 
> I'd like to contribute this stab at a start-to-finish "how to" for new test writers re: writing tests for the HTML testsuite, based on how I've gone about it and the feedback to my pull requests:
> 
> http://dzenana-trenutak.github.com/GitDocs/W3C_HTMLTestsuite_Tutorial/index.html
> 
> I just began submitting tests this winter myself, and as of only a few days ago joined as an invited expert/member of the html testsuite task force to boot, so if I've misunderstood anything about W3C's processes/preferences/priorities, set me straight and I'm happy to make corrections.
> 
> Also, I just clued into the existence/relevance of the IDLHarness testing mechanism, which is quite a missing link for this tutorial (and probably for my previously submitted pull requests, too). So, I'll look into that next. I can add to/revise these pages accordingly once I do so. 
> 
> (If anyone can point me to some existing documentation about IDLharness, please shout out! Thanks.)
> 
> Hope it might be useful,
> 
> Yours,
> 
> Dzenana T.
> 
> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 1:50 PM, Tobie Langel <tobie@w3.org (mailto:tobie@w3.org)> wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> > 
> > Sorry for the delay in getting back to you.
> > 
> > The Resource Center Task Force now has its own home[1]. I've started organizing work there and you're more than welcome to have a look around and sign up for work.
> > 
> > Like all other testing task forces we're going to be using the public-test-infra@w3.org (mailto:public-test-infra@w3.org) mailing list for now. If you haven't already, please sign-up now[2].
> > 
> > The most pressing stuff at the moment is to complete and agree on the requirements of the Resource Center[3]. We need to get quotes for getting the work done so we can report back to the constituents and get funding. I'm hoping to be able to have a first pass at that asap so we can discuss it further.
> > 
> > In the meantime, you're more than welcome to start working on refining the doc lists[4][5].
> > 
> > Best,
> > 
> > --tobie
> > ---
> > [1]: http://www.w3.org/wiki/Testing/Resource_Center_TF
> > [2]: Just send an email to mailto:public-test-infra-request@w3.org
> > [3]: http://w3c.github.com/testing-task-forces/resource-center.html
> > [4]: http://www.w3.org/wiki/Testing/Resource_Center_TF/Documentation
> > [5]: http://www.w3.org/wiki/Testing/Resource_Center_TF/Existing_Documentation
> 
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