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Re: Open source the front-end on GitHub

From: Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2012 05:04:36 -0500
Message-ID: <5098E0B4.8010907@garbee.me>
To: public-webplatform@w3.org
As far as I know we make it happen by waiting for Ryan Lane to get back 
from vacation and get on it.

-Garbee

On 11/5/2012 9:13 PM, Christian Vuerings wrote:
> Last weekend I was part of the docsprint hosted at Adobe & the sfhtml5 
> user group.
> It was great seeing how many people added & updated documentation.
>
> Since many people were developers, I noticed that some of them 
> actually wanted to update the site themselves:
>  - Make it more accessible by adding aria roles
>  - Deliver a better user experience by making it more clear which 
> labels belong to which select boxes. [1]
>  - Adding syntax highlighting when you use "edit page". (this is 
> different from "edit" where you can do <syntaxhighlight language=""> 
> but isn't recommended)
>  - (personal request) adding live examples (e.g. dabblet/JSBin) [2]. A 
> working video prototype at [3] and the code is at [4].
>
> So wouldn't it be great if other people can contribute to this?
> That's why I wanted to suggest to put the front-end code on GitHub. [5]
>
> Some people already made comments to the ticket but I'm trying to 
> figure out how to actually make this happen.
>
> - Christian
>
> [1] http://cl.ly/KgJw
> [2] https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=19543
> [3] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Td2IJZSGwI
> [4] https://gist.github.com/4008670
> [5] https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=19361
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