W3C Process Document Disposition of Comments for 2019-03-01 Version

Review document: https://www.w3.org/2019/Process-20190301/

Editor's draft: https://w3c.github.io/w3process/

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Issue 1. #
Summary:  Define "independent".
From:     Nigel Meggit
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/167
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/167#issuecomment-367498122
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/167#issuecomment-372415200
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/167#issuecomment-380498842
Open
Issue 2. #
Summary:  Clarification of Introduction
From:     Rachel Comerford
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/232
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/232#issuecomment-445088494
Closed:   Retracted
Verified: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/232#event-2359816536
Issue 3. #
Summary:  TAG Appointment via a NomCom
From:     Natasha Rooney
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230#issuecomment-442692389
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230#issuecomment-442721522
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230#issuecomment-443498734
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230#issuecomment-443529197
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/230#issuecomment-443814364
Open
Issue 4. #
Summary:  Misleading characterisation about WDs in 6.2.1
From:     David Singer
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-449206538
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-449347229
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-451580525
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-451613228
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-451910585
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-461233194
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/235#issuecomment-490509529
Issue 5. #
Summary:  Does the process assume all WDs are on the Rec. Track?
From:     Nigel Megitt
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/236
Open
Issue 6. #
Summary:  Clarification on vacant seats and elections
From:     David Baron
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-485549398
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-494497999
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-494593856
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-494701431
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-494706103
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/286
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/238#issuecomment-506748061
Issue 7. #
Summary:  Allow AB to choose its own chair
From:     Elika Etemad
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/223
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/225
Closed:   Deferred
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/223#issuecomment-490326127
Issue 8. #
Summary:  Add an index of Terms and Acronyms
From:     Natasha Rooney
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/198
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/198#issuecomment-461235578
Closed:   Accepted
Issue 9. #
Summary:  Clarify how Superseded state interacts with other maintenance processes
From:     David Baron
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/183
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/183#issuecomment-386461173
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/183#issuecomment-386465352
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/183#issuecomment-386472282
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/183#issuecomment-386865827
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/213
Open
Issue 10. #
Summary:  Define charter review process to require addressing comments
From:     Elika Etemad
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-385958175
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-386750897
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-387124626
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-388929432
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-389719860
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/182#issuecomment-390356337
Open
Issue 11. #
Summary:  Review the role of the Director in the process document
From:     David Singer
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/173
Open
Issue 12. #
Summary:  We need a process for handling registries, APIs and other enumerations
From:     David Singer
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/168
Open
Issue 13. #
Summary:  Should the process include something about Testing?
From:     Natasha Rooney
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/157
Open
Issue 14. #
Summary:  provide clearer/common wording for transitions to Obsolete/Superseded status
From:     Tantek Çelik
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/141
Open
Issue 15. #
Summary:  Concerns about Amended Recommendations
From:     Andreas Tai
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/137
Open
Issue 16. #
Summary:  Enumerate the requirements for wide review
From:     Nigel Megitt
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/130
Open
Issue 17. #
Summary:  Process should say how W3T can update NOTES
From:     Ralph Swick
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/120
Open
Issue 18. #
Summary:  We need to consider equal-preference voting
From:     David Signer
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/115
Open
Issue 19. #
Summary:  Should the process allow REC->WD transition directly?
From:     David Baron
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/103
Open
Issue 20. #
Summary:  Update Graphics
From:     Charles McCathie Nevile
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/91
Open
Issue 21. #
Summary:  Process supporting "Living Standards"?
From:     https://github.com/joanmarie
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/79
Open
Issue 22. #
Summary:  Should there be good standing / supermajority criteria in authoritative ballots?
From:     Michael Champion
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/76
Open
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Issue 23. #
Summary:  Allow AC Reviews to be made public
From:     Coralie Mercier
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/63
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/38
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/39
Open
Issue 24. #
Summary:  Clarify the voting Process
From:     Jeff Jaffe
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/60
Open
Issue 25. #
Summary:  Substantive changes undefined for Charter and Process reviews
From:     Daniel Glazman
Comment:  https://www.w3.org/community/w3process/track/issues/176
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/28
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/217
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/218
Open
Issue 26. #
Summary:  Sections 3.4 and 6.2.6 have different statements about Voting rules in a Charter
From:     Steve Zilles
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/24
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/24#issuecomment-422468295
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/24#issuecomment-422474665
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/24#issuecomment-490507215
Issue 27. #
Summary:  Are W3C Hosts members of W3C
From:     Charles McCathie Nevile
Comment:  https://www.w3.org/community/w3process/track/issues/168
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/10
Open
Issue 28. #
Summary:  The word “dissent” is used more broadly than appropriate given its specific definition
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/239
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/239#issuecomment-461338765
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/239#issuecomment-461428887
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/256
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/239#issuecomment-472435499
Issue 29. #
Summary:  Grammar fix
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/240
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/240#pullrequestreview-200978577
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/240#issuecomment-461396167
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://www.w3.org/2019/02/13-w3process-minutes.html
Issue 30. #
Summary:  Applicability of the Pantent Policy on Tag members
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/241
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/241#issuecomment-461640451
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/241#issuecomment-462754733
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/241#issuecomment-468832300
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/241#issuecomment-494177264
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/282
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://www.w3.org/2019/05/22-w3process-minutes.html
Issue 31. #
Summary:  Resignation of AB and TAG members is illdefined
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/242
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/242#issuecomment-493619703
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/283
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/242#issuecomment-494939326
Issue 32. #
Summary:  Clarify terminology: minor changes vs editorial changes
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/243
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/269
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/269#pullrequestreview-260554355
Issue 33. #
Summary:  Undefined term: member-visible
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/244
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/244#issuecomment-490520494
Issue 34. #
Summary:  Incorrect use of the specialized term "publish"
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/245
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/257
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/245#issuecomment-472436157
Issue 35. #
Summary:  Does the “Team Submission“ mechanism still serve a purpose?
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/246
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/246#issuecomment-461428127
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/246#issuecomment-464979340
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/246#issuecomment-465001121
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/246#issuecomment-472009020
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/261
Response: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/255
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/255#issuecomment-473982997
Issue 36. #
Summary:  Remove extraneous phrasing (Editorial)
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/247
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://www.w3.org/2019/02/13-w3process-minutes.html
Issue 37. #
Summary:  Drop redundant word (Editorial)
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/248
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: Editorial
Issue 38. #
Summary:  Define "Working Group Decision"
From:     Charles McCathie Nevile
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/249
Open
Issue 39. #
Summary:  Remove unneeded sentence fragment (editorial)
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/250
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/250#issuecomment-461744375
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/250#issuecomment-472437269
Issue 40. #
Summary:  First meeting of a WG allowed too soon
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/251
Open
Issue 41. #
Summary:  Fix misplaced punctuation
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/252
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: Editorial
Issue 42. #
Summary:  Update Editor and Former Editors' affiliation
From:     Coralie Mercier
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/253
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/253#issuecomment-463399703
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/253#issuecomment-463640019
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/253#issuecomment-463949262
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: Editorial
Issue 43. #
Summary:  Remove overly specific mention of PR in generic sentence about AC reviews
From:     Coralie Mercier
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/259
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/issues/259#issuecomment-472438787
Issue 44. #
Summary:  Add sub-section headings to revising a REC
From:     Florian Rivoal
Comment:  https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/294
Closed:   Accepted
Resolved: https://github.com/w3c/w3process/pull/294#pullrequestreview-254696601