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Re: "Living Standards"

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 06 Feb 2012 19:19:08 +0100
To: "Marcos Caceres" <w3c@marcosc.com>
Cc: "public-w3process@w3.org" <public-w3process@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.v89rt6j3wxe0ny@widsith.eng.oslo.osa>
On Mon, 06 Feb 2012 18:47:14 +0100, Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com> wrote:
> On Monday, February 6, 2012 at 5:06 PM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>
>> 3. People don't read specs and use them properly. I am not sure what  
>> makes them do so, but I suspect it isn't really a process issue - people
>> have *always* skimmed and missed important stuff, and as far as I can
>> tell they always will.
>
> In my experience, having tests associated with a part of the spec helps  
> a lot addressing 3. Implementers and their hordes of QA-nerds (including  
> myself as one) love running tests to see what passes or fails an then

Agreed, but I don't believe anybody doubts that.

cheers

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