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Re: Extending CR again? Main topic for next week.

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 17:30:15 -0500
Cc: W3C JSON-LD Working Group <public-json-ld-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <CCEAFC32-4A71-4402-A521-BF7BD4355BD9@w3.org>
To: Benjamin Young <byoung@bigbluehat.com>
I must admit I am extremely uneasy to open this issue.

We are in CR. We can make substantial change in the CR if we hit a specification error; that was the case for the JSON datatype which led to the current CR update.

But adding a new feature is a whole different ballgame. That, I believe, would mean we go back to WD and then a CR; if we do that we can almost be sure that we will not have our spec published on time.


> On 21 Feb 2020, at 13:10, Benjamin Young <byoung@bigbluehat.com> wrote:
> Thank you to everyone who came today--despite the late agenda!
> Next week, I would like us to revisit issue #329 - "Suggestion about `@prefix`" https://github.com/w3c/json-ld-syntax/issues/329 <https://github.com/w3c/json-ld-syntax/issues/329>
> In our discussion today, it was felt that there was no non-normative way to address the situation described there. Various options were proposed at both the syntax level and the API level, but all of them would require normative changes...
> Our next call is February 28th and we'll hopefully have Ivan and Rob on hand to help us navigate our options with regard to (potentially) making such a normative change--and (yes) bumping back CR again...which may in turn require the extension of the group.
> Please plan to come next Friday to discuss both issue #329 specifically as well as the practicalities of the CR process and our opportunities (or lack of them) to address this (and other similar) issues which may require normative changes to one or more of the specs.
> tl;dr Ivan, we'll be glad to have you back. ;)
> Thanks, all, and talk more next week!
> Benjamin
> Co-Chair, W3C JSON-LD WG
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