[tei-council] 3 subst tickets

Laurent Romary laurent.romary at inria.fr
Thu Aug 18 07:34:52 EDT 2011

I guess your first paragraph could go on the council guidelines (James?). I fully agree with it.

By showing this in practice, we'll encourage others to also record opinions on SF.

Le 18 août 2011 à 13:08, Gabriel Bodard a écrit :

> On 2011-08-17 21:10, Martin Holmes wrote:
>> Incidentally, how much of this discussion should take place in the form
>> of comments on the SF tickets, and how much should be on the Council
>> mailing list? I've always been confused about this.
> I don't know that there can be any hard-and-fast policy on this, but as 
> a rule of thumb I'd say that the list is a better place for discussions 
> that might require a lot of back and forth and decision-making, while 
> the tracker is the appropriate place to record opinions, positions and 
> decisions for posterity, especially if such would help (a) whoever needs 
> to implement the decisions recorded in the ticket, and (b) anyone 
> revisiting this decision later trying to retrace the thinking.
> So, to use the subst tickets as an example, we should note there that 
> Council approves the decisions of tickets 2. and 3. (he says, making a 
> big assumption!), and maybe only note on ticket 1. that we're surveying 
> community (with a link to the thread on TEI-L), and letter a note of the 
> outcome of this and the resultant decision.
> Note also, however, that anyone not on Council will express their 
> opinions and arguments in Sourceforge (or perhaps TEI-L?), not this list.
> Does that help?
> G
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