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Re: [admin] Updating /TR/shortname for shelved work items

From: <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Oct 2013 19:39:34 +0000
To: <w3c@marcosc.com>
CC: <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>, <anssi.kostiainen@intel.com>, <Art.Barstow@nokia.com>, <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5C11ABFB-CA78-45CD-B0EC-9D93AEEE4733@nokia.com>

I usually assume editors leave drafts in a valid/link checked and suitable state at all times, so hopefully getting to Note should be fast and easy but we will see.

My asking Anssi is an honest question as to whether he can help. I'm prepared to do so as well, and appreciate your offer. We'll have to see what is involved, maybe we can divide up the work.

thanks again for the suggestion to publish as  Notes, a good idea.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch

On Oct 8, 2013, at 12:14 PM, ext Marcos Caceres wrote:

> On Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 3:45 PM, Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com wrote:
>> Marcos, you are suggesting that we have given the shelving enough time and I agree with that assessment.
> Yep.  
>> In general publishing work as a Note that is not going further on the Recommendation Track is a good idea, as long as that does not misinform or confuse people. Note material can always be resumed on the Rec track if there is interest and the WG is still operating.
> Exactly.  
>> However, I do not think we should publish anything as a Note if we think it is so incomplete or incorrect that it would cause harm, despite any disclaimer.
> Yes, this would only apply to things that are shelved and in /TR/. 
>> Thus I suggest we have a CfC for the Note publication, so WG members can look at and review the drafts and indicate any concern regarding publication as Notes of any of them. I'll send a CfC today.
> Sounds great.  
>> Anssi, would you be able to help with preparing Note drafts, including validation, link check and pubrules? I can help out with the status section, I don't think the current shelving warning is appropriate - instead we need appropriate language in the status section.
> Ouch, poor Anssi :( I can help too later in November if need be.  
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