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Re: Workshop results published

From: Tex Texin <texin@progress.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2002 14:22:42 -0500
Message-ID: <3C715482.1FE55B7D@progress.com>
To: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
CC: www-i18n-workshop@w3.org
Thanks for sending these out.

With respect to the consensus document, 2 minor comments:

In the item "consensus: Education and Outreach should include:"

1) The 4th item should read "Make the W3C Site appealing..."
the word site is left off. 
The W3C may be appealing in its own way.

Also "a return site with i18n content" should probably read something
like "and become a frequently returned to site for i18n content".

2) On the next bullet "eat your own dog food". Being international
folks, perhaps we shouldn't use this metaphor as it is an idiom that may
not be understood well internationally. Perhaps say something like "We
should endeavor to follow our own guidelines as much as possible as
proof of their usability and for demonstration purposes."

It was an effective meeting. My thanks to the chair and host and he
other participants.

Martin Duerst wrote:
> Dear workshop participants,
> I finally got around to publish most of the results
> from the workshop:
> Minutes:
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop/minutes
> Many thanks to Konstantin, Garry, Etan, Sam, and Tony, for their
> tireless minute-taking! Please review the minutes. If you find
> anything that needs fixing, please tell me. Please do so soon,
> so that we can announce the workshop results to other places.
> Conclusions:
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop/consensus
> Many thanks to Francois for his work.
> Presentations:
> Richard's presentation is at:
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop/rishida
> Yves' presentation is at:
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop/LocFormats
> I haven't received Judy's and Peter's presentations yet;
> please send them in as quickly as possible.
> The above pages are linked from:
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop and
> http://www.w3.org/2002/02/01-i18n-workshop/program
> Enjoy!    Martin.

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