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Re: Support team for WebIDL design questions

From: Lea Verou <lea@verou.me>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 17:31:24 +0300
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To: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
This is fantastic! Thanks for setting it up, and huge thanks to the volunteers!

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> On Jul 15, 2021, at 13:30, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org> wrote:
> 
> Hi Spec Editors,
> 
> If you edit specs that rely on WebIDL to describe your APIs, you may
> encounter cases where you would like to express something in IDL that is
> forbidden or seemingly impossible to do.
> 
> Based on discussions that occurred in the context of the webref project
> [1], a small group of people have volunteered to serve as a support team
> when this kind of discussions emerge. At this point, Domenic Denicola,
> Timothy Gu and Marcos Caceres have volunteered (with Francois Daoust and
> myself more as observers) - they can magically invoked in a github
> discussion happening in the w3c and WICG github organizations
> respectively with the @w3c/webidl-design and @WICG/webidl-design monikers.
> 
> We're starting with these two organizations, but can extend it to others
> where WebIDL is being developed as the need arises and as we gain
> experience with that set up.
> 
> If you're available to provide expertise on WebIDL design and want to be
> added to that team, please get in touch!
> 
> Dom
> 
> 1. https://github.com/w3c/webref/ - a project that publishes curated
> view of IDL fragments across Web specifications, among other data
> 


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