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Re: Other designation than "Editor"?

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2011 10:11:58 +0000
Message-ID: <4EF1B0EE.1050309@nag.co.uk>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>
On 21/12/2011 07:50, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Hi,
> This came up at TPAC, but I have not seen much follow-up. Not sure if
> this is the appropriate list either, but I thought I would try. There's
> a bunch of specifications where the person designated as "Editor" does a
> whole lot more than copy-and-pasting some WG agreed text. I.e. the
> research, writing all the text, and discussing the subject with
> everyone. More like an "Author" I guess. Does it make sense to
> distinguish the two?
> Cheers,

MathML specs list authors and editors and apparently passed pubrules.
(but I don't think that necessarily implies that those of us listed as 
editors were unthinking servants of the WG:-)


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