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Re: After the WebID XG -- was: Next WebID Teleconf - doodle

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2012 17:50:10 +0100
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To: "public-xg-webid@w3.org XG" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
On 5 January 2012 17:45, Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
> I asked if we could have an extension as an XG, but I think the answer was that we would be switched to a community group, which apparently is easy to do. But to tell the truth I did not find the answer I received very clear.
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> I think there is still some work to be done on the spec. It clearly won't be quite finished in a couple of weeks. But it is a big improvement over what we had. In any case I think a WebID community group is something that will have a very valuable role, helping new people on board and even exploring other aspects of WebID.
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> I think what needs to be done is:
>  - good test service
>  - spec improvements
>  - automatic reports for libraries that work
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> But I am not sure how best this should be done in W3C. If we were to get an extension I think a 6 month extension would not be bad. That allows us to progress at a good pace, without it being overwhelming amount of work or stress. What we are finding recently is a lot of new people joining, which is great.
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>  Still it would be good to have a final v1 spec soon, so we can move on to read-write-web stuff.

Thanks Henry

Is there any particular advantages of being an XG vs a CG?

I am assuming the mail list members could be preserved.

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> Henry
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> On 5 Jan 2012, at 17:22, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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>> On 5 January 2012 10:34, Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
>>> We have not had a WebID teleconf for over a month, and it is also a long time that we asked people when this would fit their
>>> calendar best.
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>>> Can you please select a couple of hours that would be good for you in this doodle.
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>>>    http://www.doodle.com/3h46cpzbhackiikx
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>>> I should have a new spec version out with the fixes from the feedback received over the past month.
>>> Also the official time for this XG is coming to an end quite quickly, so this will be a time to discuss what one should do next.
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>> Henry, do you anticipate this will likely be the final telecon of the
>> XG (officially ending 14 Jan)?
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>> Or is has it been indicated to you that there will probably be an extension?
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> Social Web Architect
> http://bblfish.net/
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