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Re: Publishing specs before TPAC; Oct 14 is last day to start a CfC

From: Arun Ranganathan <arun@mozilla.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2011 18:23:40 -0400
Message-ID: <4E824CEC.8010901@mozilla.com>
To: Eric U <ericu@google.com>
CC: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 9/27/11 4:13 PM, Eric U wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 2:38 PM, Arthur Barstow<art.barstow@nokia.com>  wrote:
>> The upcoming TPAC meeting (Oct 31 - Nov 01) provides an opportunity for
>> joint WG meetings and lots of informal sharing. As such, some groups make
>> spec publications right before TPAC.
>>
>> Note there is a 2-week publication blackout period around the TPAC week and
>> Oct 24 is the last day to request publication before TPAC.  Given our 1-week
>> CfC for new publications, weekends, etc., the schedule is:
>>
>> * Oct 14 - last day to start a CfC to publish
>> * Oct 24 - last day to request publication
>> * Oct 27 - last publications before TPAC
>> * Nov 07 - publications resume
>>
>> *A lot of groups wait until the deadline so if you want to publish before
>> TPAC, I encourage you to propose publication as soon as possible and by
>> October 14 at the latest.
>> *
>> Some specs I'd like to see published before TPAC
>> (<http://www.w3.org/2008/webapps/wiki/PubStatus>):
>>
>> * Clipboard APIs and Events - I think Hallvord has made quite a few changes
>> since last publication on 12-Apr-2011. WDYT Hallvord?
>>
>> * D3E - not sure if next pub is CR or LC. Doug, Jacob?
>>
>> * File API (last published in 26-Oct-2010) - Arun, Jonas - what's up with
>> this spec?

The editor's draft was updated on September 9 2011.  I hope to address 
remaining nits and ask for publication before October 14.

I think I can turn around a draft by Thursday, and then move towards CfC.

-- A*
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