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Re: Update to SC Manager page, with video tutorials

From: Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:12:52 +0000
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
CC: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <DC6699ED-2E35-456E-93D3-5987F5C775CC@adobe.com>
Thanks Laura, should be fixed now.

Thanks,
AWK

Andrew Kirkpatrick
Group Product Manager, Standards and Accessibility
Adobe 

akirkpat@adobe.com
http://twitter.com/awkawk








On 12/19/16, 08:24, "Laura Carlson" <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:

>Hi Andrew,
>
>Thank you very much for creating the videos. I have forked the WCAG
>2.1 source file repository.
>
>The second video listed on the Wiki page "Creating a new branch for SC
>changes" doesn't seem to be on YouTube. I get the message, "video has
>been removed by the user. "
>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nU_EnLoC90Y

>
>Is it in a different location?
>
>Thanks again.
>
>Kindest Regards,
>Laura
>
>
>
>On 12/16/16, Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com> wrote:
>> WCAG’ers,
>> I’ve updated the SC managers page
>> (https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/SC_Managers_Phase1) and added two tutorials
>> for using GitHub.
>>
>> The first is dealing with how to fork the WCAG 2.1 repo so you will have a
>> version that is outside of the official W3C repo.
>> Why is this needed?: Only a few people have rights to edit the W3C/WCAG21
>> repository, so if someone other than Michael/Josh/me want to they need to
>> make edits separately and then submit a request (a pull request) that the
>> changes that they made in their version (their forked version) are
>> integrated into the main repository.
>>
>> The second video is dealing with how to use branches in GitHub.
>> Why is this needed?: When you submit a pull request, you are asking that the
>> changes made in your forked version be integrated into the main repository.
>> If you just work with the main (master) branch and add two SC’s and correct
>> 5 spelling errors and submit a pull request then the group isn’t able to
>> accept just one of the SC in the pull request. As a result, we are asking
>> that SC managers create a new branch in their fork for each SC. That way you
>> will be able to submit a pull request that is focused on just the SC and can
>> be accepted without bringing in other content that may not be approved yet.
>>
>> I’m working on additional videos to help – suggestions for topics
>> appreciated. Also, I’m not a professional voice artist, audio engineer, or
>> training video developer, so if you are thinking that the production quality
>> could be better, you’re probably right…  Nonetheless, I hope these help.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> AWK
>>
>> Andrew Kirkpatrick
>> Group Product Manager, Standards and Accessibility
>> Adobe
>>
>> akirkpat@adobe.com
>> http://twitter.com/awkawk

>>
>
>
>-- 
>Laura L. Carlson
Received on Monday, 19 December 2016 14:13:26 UTC

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