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Subject: RE: [xri-editors] PLEASE PROOF: [xri-editors] Groups - xri-syntax-resolution-1.0-cd-PROOF.doc

I'm pretty sure we've notified Karl about the vote.
As for post-vote changes, I spose we should in fact have another vote, but it will be a formality. I think we need to wait until after this week to initiate that vote. In fact, I don't think we've yet published any post-vote document. There was some confusion about whether editorial changes (such as typos, etc) would trigger a revote, but it turns out, I think we may have gone slightly beyond those sort of changes.
Also, I think Drummond had some outstanding technical issues about the self-reference in the document (ideally something other than a big long URL with document.php in the middle of it, for example).
Anyway, it may be easiest just to hold another vote at this point after all of Drummond's questions get answered.
-----Original Message-----
From: James Bryce Clark [mailto:jamie.clark@oasis-open.org]
Sent: Monday, December 29, 2003 2:37 PM
To: drummond.reed@onename.com; loren.west@epok.net; dave.mcalpin@epokinc.com
Cc: xri-editors@lists.oasis-open.org; karl.best@oasis-open.org
Subject: Re: [xri-editors] PLEASE PROOF: [xri-editors] Groups - xri-syntax-resolution-1.0-cd-PROOF.doc

    Hello all and Happy New Year.  I have a couple of queries regarding the status of the currently-underway XRI committee draft.  If you already have covered these with Karl, that's fine, but he's away this week and I'm unaware of the resolutions;  so if not, let's confirm with him early next week.
    I see from Gabe's 8 December message below (#1) that you may have conducted an approval vote on a committee draft.  If so, please be sure to formally notify either Karl or me, as required by Section 3(a) of the OASIS TC Process rules.  I will be happy to include the spec in our public registry of completed works but can't do so until that step has been taken.
    I am also concerned about the suggestion that an approved draft might be further edited, in Drummond's 21 December message below (#2).  OASIS practice is to freeze changes when a work is put up for vote, and not to permit changes thereafter except by formal process (e.g., another vote resulting in a new version) or distinct errata (also requiring a vote).  Obviously this is to preserve intact the version as a record of what the TC actually approved.   So it is possible that any post-vote changes may need a vote and a version number change. 
    Congratulations in any case on successfully completing the work.  I'm sure the formalities will not prove to be an obstacle of any significance.  If there are any questions, let's discuss early next week once everyone's back from holiday.  If there's more to this than I know or some urgency for resolving this sooner, please feel free to advise. 
    Regards  Jamie 

From: "Wachob, Gabe" <gwachob@visa.com>
To: "'xri@lists.oasis-open.org'" <xri@lists.oasis-open.org>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 2003 10:01:13 -0800
Subject: [xri] Unanimous approval of RC2

TC Members-
    The XRI Syntax and Resolution Specification RC2 has been unanimously approved as a committee specification.
    We expect errata and other minor changes to be made after implementation effforts begin (there is at least one open source effort that we know of).
    I'd like to congratulate the TC and especially the editors for making this specification happen! We still have some work upcoming though: metadata specification, secure resolution specification, and incorporating feedback from implementation (as noted above).
    The mechanics of how RC2 is published as the official committee spec is being worked on now. We plan on taking this to the whole of Oasis as an Oasis-approved spec after some implementation is done and feedback is incorporated.

At 10:21 PM 12/21/2003, Drummond Reed wrote:
Editors (and Loren, since he suggested some of the relevant changes):

Dave is on vacation this week so he handed me the final 1.0 spec to prepare for final posting. We were aiming for last Friday but we made enough changes (8 total, including one minor error in the ABNF for Query and Fragment that I caught) that we wanted to have other editors and Loren review our work before final posting tomorrow.

I just uploaded the proposed 1.0 document to the Editor's TC (see link below). Note that the date reads 12/23/2003 because that's when I plan to post it. J

Just open the Comments window to review the changes. In additon to the 8 edits, there are still two outstanding questions. The first one is simply a procedural question for OASIS about the errata doc. The other one is a clarification needed - primarily from Gabe - about a sentence in section 3.7.

Loren, please review the XRI Descriptor XML schema to make sure you are happy with the new element names.

Please post a note to the Editor's list once you have reviewed these edits/questions (Loren, you can just send me mail directly). Then I'll post the final final by the end of the day on Tuesday to wrap up our XRI TC work for 2003.


-----Original Message-----
From: Drummond Reed
Sent: Sunday, December 21, 2003 10:27 PM
To: xri-editors@lists.oasis-open.org
Subject: [xri-editors] Groups - xri-syntax-resolution-1.0-cd-PROOF.doc uploaded

The document xri-syntax-resolution-1.0-cd-PROOF.doc has been submitted by Drummond Reed (drummond.reed@onename.com) to the XRI Editors SC document repository.

Document Description:
Final proof draft of 1.0 spec, ready for publication (with two
outstanding questions). See separate email for summary of comments.

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