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Re: Are we dropping the glossary? (Re: ACTION-96 Draft initial outline of glossary)

From: Timothy Hahn <hahnt@us.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 11:55:58 -0400
To: public-wsc-wg@w3.org
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I have been a victim of too many "day job" responsibilities of late and 
thus this has dropped down on the stack for me.

What I had intended on doing is combing the FPWD for relevant terms and 
then filling in definitions either from the FPWD or from other sources 
(like the mailing list).  Unfortunately, the last time I combed the 
document was a couple of revisions ago.

I have enough time today to at least write down the first set of terms I 
was thinking of - perhaps this will get everyone else thinking about the 
topic we can fill in definitions as appropriate.

Here's the list I came up with:

Glossary of terms:

best practice
dialog boxes
exploits (user agent)
Padlock icon
Reputation service
Security information
User agent
User separation
Victim web site
Web protocols

I am sure there are many more terms that should be added to this list

If this is what others were thinking such a glossary of terms would 
include, then I will continue working to fill in definitions (or 
references to where such definitions already exist).

Tim Hahn

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Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org> 
Sent by: public-wsc-wg-request@w3.org
03/12/07 05:33 AM

Mary Ellen Zurko <Mary_Ellen_Zurko@notesdev.ibm.com>
Timothy Hahn/Durham/IBM@IBMUS, public-wsc-wg@w3.org
Are we dropping the glossary? (Re: ACTION-96  Draft initial     outline of 

On 2007-03-08 15:23:28 -0500, Mary Ellen Zurko wrote:

> I'm closing this out out; Tim's not finding the time to do it.

> Maybe someone who cares deeply about the chrome discussion can
> get it started in the wiki, with the results from that thread.

My sense is that this wasn't just about the chrome discussion, but
about jump-starting a glossary overall; I had understood earlier
that Tim had agreed to drive that.

If dropping this action item means we're dropping the glossary, then
that's something that I'd like to see taken up on a call.

Thomas Roessler, W3C  <tlr@w3.org>

Received on Monday, 12 March 2007 15:56:14 UTC

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