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Re: w3process-ISSUE-47 (in situ TR changes): What kind of changes can be "silently" made to a document in /TR [Document life cycle (ch 7)]

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:09:46 -0500
Message-Id: <D43F75A1-5EFD-4FA4-B5B2-D1E000FA9521@w3.org>
To: Revising W3C Process Community Group <public-w3process@w3.org>

On Oct 17, 2013, at 6:38 PM, Revising W3C Process Community Group Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:

> w3process-ISSUE-47 (in situ TR changes): What kind of changes can be "silently" made to a document in /TR [Document life cycle (ch 7)]
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> http://www.w3.org/community/w3process/track/issues/47
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> Raised by: Charles McCathie Nevile
> On product: Document life cycle (ch 7)
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> This issue is raised by Ivan Herman in his email: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-w3process/2013Oct/0037.html
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> The section on changing a Recommndation is unclear what is required to make changes which are only related to markup, or editorial. In particular, Ivan suggests that it is useful to be able to change references when it is known that the current pointers are unstable, but believed that the intellectual content being referred to is sufficiently stable and important to be reliable.
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> Chaals is not so sure of thatů

Here is the Director's current policy on in-place modifications:
 http://www.w3.org/2003/01/republishing/

Ian


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