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Re: Weekly Resolved & Rejected Bugs Report

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Aug 2010 08:44:11 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTinO_2ds8SUvkkYtSamiBVjaToY73dhNQrLK+_1f@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>, "TF, W3C HTML Accessibility" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Paul,

Thank you very much for providing this information.

Using your methodology, I made a snapshot Wiki page for new A11Y bugs
as of August 15, 2010.

If I got anything wrong please let me know.

Best Regards,

On 8/14/10, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com> wrote:
> The Bugzilla search result page permits you to request an XML format or CSV
> file.  This permits you to use XPath/XQuery or a spreadsheet program to
> compute summary statistics.
> I imported a CSV file into Excel and used Excel to compute the number of
> bugs and their age.
> There are currently 30 "open" (NEW) A11Y bugs with an average "age" of 67.25
> days.  The oldest bug has a date of Apr 8 and the most recent is Jul 27.
> There are also 3 "open" (REOPENED) much older A11Y bugs.  I did not include
> these in computing the "age" value above since they are quite a bit older
> and would have biased the statistic (in my view).
> BTW I ignored bug 7260 which is about an A11Y test suite.
> The modified search I used to generate the CSV file is at:
> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/buglist.cgi?bug_status=NEW&field-1-0-0=product&field-1-1-0=bug_status&field-1-2-0=keywords&keywords=a11y&product=HTML%20WG&query_format=advanced&remaction=&type-1-0-0=anyexact&type-1-1-0=anyexact&type-1-2-0=anywords&value-1-0-0=HTML%20WG&value-1-1-0=NEW&value-1-2-0=a11y&query_based_on=&columnlist=opendate%2Creporter%2Cbug_status%2Ccomponent%2Cshort_short_desc
> BTW I also looked for the number of RESOLVED bugs.  There have been four
> A11Y bugs resolved since the beginning of April:
> a) 9437 is marked as RESOLVED but it was escalated as ISSUE-109,
> b) 9485 was REJECTED,
> c) 9804 was a DUPLICATE,
> d) 9835 was created to be a bug related to ISSUE-66.  When the W3C WG
> accepted this bug the Editor made a change to the W3C spec but NOT make the
> same change to the WHAT WG specification.
> So basically this research seems to indicate that very few if any A11Y bugs
> have been processed since the beginning of April 2010.
> /paulc
> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
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Laura L. Carlson
Received on Sunday, 15 August 2010 13:44:44 UTC

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