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Re: Can we discuss ISSUE-140 (description of Team) please

From: David (Standards) Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:07:54 -0700
Cc: Revising W3C Process Community Group <public-w3process@w3.org>
Message-id: <4DF0F73F-1C81-4B7D-A10B-3723C507D38D@apple.com>
To: chaals@yandex-team.ru

On Oct 6, 2014, at 15:12 , chaals@yandex-team.ru wrote:

> 06.10.2014, 18:10, "David (Standards) Singer" <singer@apple.com>:
>> <http://www.w3.org/2014/Process-20140801/#Team>
>> 
>> I think we should look at what it says,
> 
> Indeed. I did.
> 
>> and work out:
>> 
>> * what roles are used by the process, and therefore need defining here
> 
> There are two roles used - "the Team" (e.g. when W3C wants to set conditions, they are typically set by "the Team") and "the Director" (when a decision is made, it is typically made by "the Director").
> 
>> * what text is still useful, and should be somewhere else
>> * what is out of date, redundant, or un-needed, and can be lost
> 
> Beyond the sentence that says who the Team is, specific things the Team or Director does or is obliged to do are stated in the relevant part of the Process. The rest is just nice things about what the Team might do with the rest of their time, which I don't think are relevant to the Process.
> 
>> I am not sure that the first is covered by a single sentence
> 
> My conclusion is that the first is covered by a single sentence, that the second is answered by "enough to say who the Team is - probably a whole sentence", and the third covers everything beyond the first sentence.

I guess itís hard to tell without seeing the proposed edit and single sentence.

> 
> Hence my proposal.
> 
> Cheers
> 
> Chaals
> 
>> On Oct 6, 2014, at 8:00 , chaals@yandex-team.ru wrote:
>>>  Hi,
>>> 
>>>  ISSUE-140 says "the description of the team is out of date".
>>> 
>>>  More to the point, beyond noting that the Team consists of Staff, including interns and Fellows, I don't think it serves any actual purpose.
>>> 
>>>  I would like to propose that we trim it down to a single sentence. Can we open the issue and put it on the agenda please?
>>> 
>>>  cheers
>>> 
>>>  Chaals
>>> 
>>>  --
>>>  Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
>>>  chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
>> 
>> David Singer
>> Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
> 
> --
> Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
> chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com

David Singer
Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
Received on Tuesday, 7 October 2014 00:08:25 UTC

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