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Re: Straw poll on name of "streamlined syntax" spec

From: Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 00:08:54 -0800
Message-Id: <D7830399-606F-4347-ADCE-20824D2872C4@orbeon.com>
To: Forms WG <public-forms@w3.org>

Prefer XFormsA, can live with FormsA.


On Nov 16, 2008, at 11:27 PM, John Boyer wrote:

> The resolution on our last telecon about the name of the  
> "streamlined syntax" spec was, I think, about deciding not to use  
> the name WebFormsA more so than selecting the name FormsA in  
> particular, though there was some support for that name.
> There was a "typo" in my last post of this straw poll request, which  
> prevented it from reaching this list, so I am posting it again.
> The two names that seem to be popular are FormsA and XFormsA.  In  
> the interest of getting quickly to a  first public working draft, I  
> would like to ask the group to table consideration of names other  
> than these two.  Please respond to this email to indicate your  
> preferences according to the questions below.   If you don't respond  
> by next telecon and are not on the next telecon, we will have to  
> assume you are happy with whichever decision results from the  
> feedback provided by those who do respond.  Please respond to this  
> email even if you have made your preference known in the past.
> Here is the question:
> For the name XFormsA, please characterize your preference:
> Prefer
> Support / Can Live With
> Oppose
> For the name FormsA, please characterize your preference:
> Prefer
> Support / Can Live With
> Oppose
> Thank you,
> John M. Boyer, Ph.D.
> STSM, Interactive Documents and Web 2.0 Applications
> Chair, W3C Forms Working Group
> Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software
> IBM Victoria Software Lab
> E-Mail: boyerj@ca.ibm.com
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