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RE: Document Action: 'application/rdf+xml Media Type Registrat ion' to Informational RFC

From: Graham Klyne <gk@ninebynine.org>
Date: Wed, 05 May 2004 18:49:17 +0100
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.2.20040505184642.021a0588@127.0.0.1>
To: "McBride, Brian" <brian.mcbride@hp.com>, Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
Cc: RDF core WG <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>

At 11:45 04/05/04 +0100, McBride, Brian wrote:
>Can I take it your are now done?  Has the RFC been published yet, in which
>case can I have a reference for the WG home page.

Er, unfortunately not.  When I said "... things go quiet for a while" I 
wasn't clear that the "while" may be weeks or months.  The RFC editor's 
queue is a long-stay venue.

#g
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: w3c-rdfcore-wg-request@w3.org
> > [mailto:w3c-rdfcore-wg-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Graham Klyne
> > Sent: Tuesday, April 20, 2004 10:01 AM
> > To: Aaron Swartz
> > Cc: RDF core WG
> > Subject: Fwd: Document Action: 'application/rdf+xml Media
> > Type Registration' to Informational RFC
> >
> >
> > Aaron,
> >
> > This is the formal announcement.
> >
> > I would suggest forwarding a copy (or URI) of your XML source code to
> > <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org> (with a copy of or clear
> > reference to this
> > announcement, or at least to the approved Internet Draft
> > name).  According
> > to [1][2], the RFC Editor can use this to ease internal
> > publishing process.
> >
> > What will probably happen now is that things go quiet for a
> > while, then you
> > will receive an email from the RFC Editor giving you 48 hours
> > to review the
> > document edited to its expected final form as an RFC.
> > Sometimes, errors do
> > creep in during the RFC Editor process, so it's worth
> > checking, though with
> > a simple document like this I don't anticipate problems.
> >
> > The RFC editor maintains a publicly visible queue at [3].
> >
> > Thanks for your prompt turnaround over the past few weeks.
> >
> > #g
> > --
> >
> > [1]
> > http://xml.resource.org/pipermail/xml2rfc/2003-November/000957.html
> >
> > [2]
> > http://xml.resource.org/pipermail/xml2rfc/2003-September/000794.html
> >
> > [3] http://www.rfc-editor.org/queue.html
> >
> >
> > >From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
> > >To: IETF-Announce:;
> > >Cc: Internet Architecture Board <iab@iab.org>,
> > >    RFC Editor <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org>
> > >Subject: Document Action: 'application/rdf+xml Media Type
> > >          Registration' to Informational RFC
> > >Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 17:22:43 -0400
> > >Sender: ietf-announce-admin@ietf.org
> > >
> > >The IESG has approved the following document:
> > >
> > >- 'application/rdf+xml Media Type Registration '
> > >    <draft-swartz-rdfcore-rdfxml-mediatype-05.txt> as an
> > Informational RFC
> > >
> > >This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the
> > product of an
> > >IETF Working Group.
> > >
> > >The IESG contact person is Scott Hollenbeck.
> > >
> > >Technical Summary
> > >
> > >This document describes a media type (application/rdf+xml) for use
> > >with the XML serialization of the Resource Description Framework
> > >(RDF).  RDF is a language designed to support the Semantic Web, by
> > >facilitating resource description and data exchange on the Web.  RDF
> > >provides common structures that can be used for interoperable data
> > >exchange and follows the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) design
> > >principles of interoperability, evolution, and decentralization.
> > >
> > >Working Group Summary
> > >
> > >The document has been reviewed by the W3C RDFcore working
> > group, which
> > >has reached consensus on the request to publish this document.  The
> > >document was also presented for review on the IETF-types list; no
> > >comments were received.
> > >
> > >Protocol Quality
> > >
> > >Scott Hollenbeck has reviewed the spec for the IESG.  He has
> > confirmed
> > >that there are multiple producers of data served as
> > application/rdf+xml.
> > >
> > >
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> > ------------
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