OASIS members and other interested stakeholders,
The OASIS XML Localisation Interchange File Format (XLIFF) TC  members have recently approved a Committee Specification Draft (CND) and submitted it for 30-day public review:
Media Type Registration Template for XLIFF Version 2.0
Committee Specification Draft 02 /Public Review Draft 01
20 May 2014
Standalone media type registration template for XLIFF 2.0 and subsequent minor versions (2.x and 2.x.y).
The purpose of the OASIS XLIFF TC is to define, through extensible XML vocabularies, and promote the adoption of, a specification for the interchange of localisable software and document based objects and related metadata.
For more information, see the TC Charter and FAQ.
Public Review Period:
The public review starts 18 June 2014 at 00:00 GMT and ends 17 July 2014 at 23:59 GMT.
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