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Re: RFC2518bis - tracking the things we agree on...

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2005 23:23:54 +0200
Message-ID: <433866EA.4010403@gmx.de>
To: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
CC: Cullen Jennings <fluffy@cisco.com>, WebDav <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

Lisa Dusseault wrote:
> 
> I can't edit issues.htm.  I can move it to http://ietf.webdav.org/webdav 
> and edit it from there, which I think I would prefer.  That is, if 

Whatever works for you (you probably could get a password from Greg 
Stein for that part of www.webdav.org; my one doesn't work either).

> people want the main editor to be the same person to track issues.  I 
> find it to be useful to have the person who tracks issues not to be the 
> person who proposes to close them -- the same principle behind which in 
> many development teams, the developer who resolves the bug "fixed" is 
> not allowed to resolve the bug "verified".

Agreed.

> Note that I've tracked a bunch of issues separately in a Word document. 
>  This is a big document because it tracks not only every change made to 
> RFC2518 but also why -- it was intended to link issues together with 
> what changes were made in an attempt to resolve the issue.
> http://ietf.webdav.org/webdav/rfc2518bis/RFC2518%20Changes.doc
> 
> If people are OK with me tracking issues, then I propose to move the 
> issues table to the same location and edit it myself.

i) Any volunteers for the issue tracking besides Lisa?

ii) Format: whatever works. I personally prefer formats that I can link 
to (so each issue has a stable URI), such as BugZilla URLs or anchors in 
(X)HTML documents.


Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 26 September 2005 21:24:06 GMT

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