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Re: [proposal] Template for communicating our issues

From: Matthias Schunter <mts@zurich.ibm.com>
Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2011 17:26:21 +0200
Message-ID: <4E760D9D.2080606@zurich.ibm.com>
To: public-tracking@w3.org
Hi Folks,

I like and support a common format.
The proposed format is fine with me.
I expect it to drive some structure into the use cases.

Regards,
Matthias


On 9/18/2011 12:37 AM, Karl Dubost wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> 
> to avoid losing too much time in collecting use cases and to ground our discussions in pragmatic cases meant to solve current issues, I propose to write our issues according to:
> 
> 
> # Summary 
>   What is the issue?
>   (1 simple short sentence)
> 
> # Issue 
>   What problem are we trying to solve (one issue only)
>   (1 or 2 paragraphs)
> 
> # Positive Effects
>   Why should we care? What are we improving for people? implementers?
>   (1 or 2 paragraphs)
> 
> # Risks
>   Are there any risks associated with this feature, proposal?
>   What might fail and why?
> 
> # Implementations
>   Is it already implemented?
>   Where? How? Who?
> 
> # Related
>   List of references
>   (specification, tutorial, articles, code)
> 
> 
> ps: mostly stolen from the W3C HTML WG and the (now defunct) W3C QA WG
> 

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