Re: XML-related 2000 Activities summary

From: N. C a r r o l l (
Date: Sat Jan 06 2001 - 10:26:41 PST

> At 01/01/06 00:27 -0800, Grant Bowman wrote:
> >We talked at one point about assisting with the evolution of XML
> >standards if that were necessary. Are there strategic areas we should
> >examine for possible involvement with respect to the W3C and OASIS
> >standards bodies?


> Ken Holman:
> I think the Bootstrap work will beget more requirements for
> interoperability than for modifications to base technical standards, but I
> don't think the work has yet evolved quite to the point where forming an
> OASIS Technical Committee at this time can be productive.

Sort of my thought, as far as timing goes -- though I'm wincing
at some of the base standards, and how they would affect OHS

Do w3c/oasis folks like to know what is going on with OSS projects,
or are they of a committee-centric mindset?



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