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Re: What about a new WebApps Developer's list? [Was: Re: CORS in Google App Engine]

From: Bruce Sherwood <bruce.sherwood@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 08:42:40 -0600
Message-ID: <CA+WuaSdPdcP0shmCKPQn_G7tsha3-kveLk326dBPt26VgMAR3g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Cc: ext Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, public-webapps@w3.org
For my own part, such a list would be useful. But really my
inappropriate posting was simply due to misleading prose at
enable-cors.org about where to ask questions about CORS, which sent me
to public-webapps@w3.org. The person in charge of enable-cors.org has
said he will change that prose to avoid this problem in the future.
I've unsubscribed to public-webapps@w3.org.

Bruce Sherwood

On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 5:58 AM, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com> wrote:
> Hi Anne, WebApps, Bruce,
> Although I agree with Anne that the primary use of public-webapps is
> WebApps' specs and we should keep it that way, perhaps it would be useful if
> we had a separate list that Web application developers can use (f.e.x
> public-webapps-dev) for "how to ..." type questions re our specs?
> It seems like the worst case is that such a list wouldn't be used very much
> (which could be interpreted as a really good thing) but "who knows". Of
> course there would be no requirement that members of the WG subscribe to
> such a list.
> OTOH, if there are already useful and active communities/lists for questions
> about how to use WebApps' specs, it would probably be better if we simply
> redirected how to questions to the relevant list.
> Comments? Any objections to creating a WebApps Developers list?
> -AB
> On 4/27/12 6:39 AM, ext Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:46:27 +0200, Bruce Sherwood
>> <bruce.sherwood@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> (My apologies if this appears twice, but it looks like my original
>>> posting got lost in the process of subscribing.)
>> This is a forum to discuss standards, not one for how to use them in
>> particular environments. I suggest you try http://stackoverflow.com/
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