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Re: CFC - Focus for Working Group

From: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 13:43:57 -0500
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To: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Cc: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Alastair,

Thanks for sending the spreadsheet. What might be missing from the timeline
for Silver are supporting documents, and possibly Task Forces as that work
evolves.

Thanks!

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On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:06 PM Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
wrote:

> Hi everyone,
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> As Andrew said, we’ll discuss this on Tuesday. I just wanted to outline
> some of the factors we need to take into account.
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> The decision we were trying to get to is whether to do a 2.2, but that is
> a complex one because it is very dependent on method, timeline, and
> allocation of effort.
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> We’ve discussed what could go into a 2.2:
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> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/wcag22-possibles/results
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> https://www.w3.org/2019/01/29-ag-minutes.html#item05
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> We’ve looked at the potential gap between now and Silver’s current planned
> rec date, and whether a 2.2 helps with that:
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> https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1cK6iDM5QzwyGQK-3L4RBFK7dPGwdPRybqIJMvtOvMSo/edit#gid=0
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> We’ve drafted the process and SC acceptance criteria:
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> https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/WCAG_2.2_working_process
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> https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/WCAG_2.2_Success_criterion_acceptance_requirements
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> We’ve discussed whether we think there is time for a 2.2:
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> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/wcag22process/results
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> https://www.w3.org/2019/02/12-ag-minutes.html#item12
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> The group was very much in favour of a 2.2 from the survey results:
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> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/WCAG22_yesno/results
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> The negatives were a comment about the acceptance criteria, and Katie has
> consistently said we should move whole-sale to Silver.
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> Katie wasn’t the only one who wanted to prioritise Silver though, in the
> prioritisation question it was fairly evenly split between 2.2 & silver
> (after the 2.1 docs). Thankfully it is not an either/or decision, we can do
> both, it is a matter of apportioning the group’s effort appropriately.
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> What the time apportioned to Silver would consist of has not been defined
> yet, there are several options & ways that could work (split time and/or
> calls and/or group). It wasn’t really the focus of the CFC as it needs
> discussion & planning. That would be a next step after this decision.
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> NB: We have been trying to get Silver on the agenda for the AG more often,
> but the time is proving difficult to arrange.
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> After a multi-week, multi-survey and multi-discussion process we created a
> relatively simple CFC, and all the links above were available in the survey
> that was linked to from the CFC.
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> I strongly encourage people to review the build-up to this CFC, it appears
> that most of the objections (except Katie’s) were not about the core
> purpose of the CFC.  These are still valid objections of course, but for
> making the decision we need the decision makers to be aware of the context,
> and that doesn’t fit in a CFC email.
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> I look forward to the conversation on Tuesday, this will be on the agenda!
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> Have a good weekend,
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> -Alastair
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> --
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> www.nomensa.com / @alastc
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