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== Make a request ==
 
== Make a request ==
  
* Look at the discussion page [[Talk:User_Interface_Guidelines]] and see if there is already a requestIf not:
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* We will use bugzilla to track the set of topics that people are working on.  Look there to see if the topic you wish to write or edit is already being work onThis will tell give you a list of all open bugs against "UI Guidelines" https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/buglist.cgi?query_format=advanced&short_desc_type=allwordssubstr&short_desc=&classification=Eclipse+Foundation&product=Community&component=UI+Guidelines&long_desc_type=allwordssubstr&long_desc=&bug_file_loc_type=allwordssubstr&bug_file_loc=&status_whiteboard_type=allwordssubstr&status_whiteboard=&keywords_type=allwords&keywords=&bug_status=UNCONFIRMED&bug_status=NEW&bug_status=ASSIGNED
* File a bugzilla with component “UI Guidelines” (goes to ui.guidelines-inbox@eclipse.org)
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* File a bugzilla with component “UI Guidelines” (https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/enter_bug.cgi?product=Community&component=UI%20Guidelines).
* Track the bug.  The bug will get reviewed and voted on. If it gets enough votes it will be assigned (probably to you if you volunteered to do the work).  Otherwise it will be resolved as will not fix.
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* Track the bug.  The bug will be the place where your submission is discussed, edits are suggested, etc.
  
 
== Add your content ==
 
== Add your content ==

Revision as of 20:23, 10 April 2007

Process for Updating the UI Best Practices Guidelines

Make a request

Add your content

Have things reviewed

  • Change the status of the bug to resolved with resolution fixed. This will trigger review.
  • Wait a while. If there is violent objection someone will reopen the bug. Discussion can happen on the bug thread or UI Best Practices Working Group mailing list. Issues can also be brought up at one of the meetings.

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