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Writing a spec & QA Wiki

From: Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2004 15:22:24 +0200
To: spec-prod@w3.org
Message-Id: <1081862544.17227.258.camel@stratustier>
Hello Spec-prod,

The QA Activity has started a while ago a Wiki [1] as a community place
to share thoughts, techniques and ideas on how to improve the QA
practices in W3C ; a fair number of the topics addressed in this Wiki
concern the problems that may arise when writing a specification ; in
* Usage of RFC Keywords http://esw.w3.org/topic/RfcKeywords
* defining a language through semantics or operations
* defining errors handling in a spec
* possible issues when defining a language both in a formal language and
in English prose http://esw.w3.org/topic/FormalLanguageVsProse

Since this forum is the main way of communication with and between W3C
Editors, the QA Activity would be very interested to get feedback and/or
direct participation on these pages from the participants of this
mailing list.

I'm also interested in knowing if W3C Editors would be interested in a
more formal community to exchange tips and ideas using this same mailing
list, or if they would rather keep it in this low-traffic state.



1. http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-qa/2004Mar/0039.html
Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux - http://www.w3.org/People/Dom/

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