[Members] technical review team

Fabio Forno fabio at bluendo.com
Tue Oct 20 12:02:09 CDT 2009

On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 6:42 PM, Nathan Fritz <nathanfritz at gmail.com> wrote:

>> I think it would be good to clarify what weight such reviews are to have in
>> the council considerations.
>> Given the reference to IETF team/directorate reviews, I would assume that
>> such reviews would be considered as comments from the individual reviewer,
>> not given any special weight due to the reviewer being a member of the
>> technical review team.
>> In particular, the technical review team is not an approval authority.  A
>> positive technical review, while desirable, is not required for
>> acceptance/advancement of a technical specification by the council.
> Right, I don't think the review team would have any authority.

Sure, this team is just a "tool" for the council. The only "formal"
thing I'd like to see is to have something like three independent
written reviews before advancing to last call. This basically assures
the there is general interest in the XEP beside the proponents and the

And - I was almost forgetting,  take me on board! ;)

Fabio Forno,
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