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Re: Standard for postal address information

From: A. Vine <andrea.vine@sun.com>
Date: Fri, 04 Jun 2004 10:47:52 -0700
To: www-international@w3.org
Message-id: <40C0B5C8.8050503@sun.com>

Just to let folks know, UBL has an addresses section, most notably the following 
diagram:

http://docs.oasis-open.org/ubl/cd-UBL-1.0/uml/concept/comp/UBL-1.0-AddressPackage.jpg

(for those who don't have a spare €545 and the time to slog through over 1000 
pages of Graham Rhind's book.)

Andrea

Mark Davis wrote:

> Also, see http://xml.coverpages.org/ni2003-06-17-a.html (references at end)
> 
> Mark
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Addison Phillips [wM]" <aphillips@webmethods.com>
> To: <andrea.vine@sun.com>; <www-international@w3.org>
> Sent: Tue, 2004 Jun 01 16:26
> Subject: RE: Standard for postal address information
> 
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> You can send money to the UPU and get *something* in return. There is also
> Graham Rhind's marterial, which I think may actually be the most complete. See
> http://www.grcdi.nl/
> 
> Addison
> 
> Addison P. Phillips
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> Chair, W3C Internationalization (I18N) Working Group
> Chair, W3C-I18N-WG, Web Services Task Force
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> Internationalization is an architecture.
> It is not a feature.
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> 
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: www-international-request@w3.org
>>[mailto:www-international-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of A. Vine
>>Sent: 2004年6月1日 16:25
>>To: www-international@w3.org
>>Subject: Standard for postal address information
>>
>>
>>
>>OK, I know this is crazy, but I just wanted to double-check - is there a
>>standard, note, or some such out there that covers the storage of
>>postal address
>>information for int'l products.  One that specifies what fields
>>you might have
>>in a database, not one that talks about formatting for display.
>>
>>I found references to S42-2 from http://www.upu.int/, though I
>>can't find how to
>>get this publication.  I also found this site:
>>
>>http://www.columbia.edu/kermit/postal.html
>>
>>which mentions "ISO International Standard 11180, "Postal
>>Addressing" (1993)
>>(withdrawn 15 Jan 2004)" and indeed the ISO page confirms it.
>>
>>Sooooo, am I missing anything?
>>
>>Thanks,
>>Andrea
>>-- 
>>I have always wished that my computer would be as easy to use as
>>my telephone.
>>My wish has come true. I no longer know how to use my telephone.
>>-Bjarne Stroustrup, designer of C++ programming language (1950- )
> 
> 
> 

-- 
I have always wished that my computer would be as easy to use as my telephone. 
My wish has come true. I no longer know how to use my telephone.
-Bjarne Stroustrup, designer of C++ programming language (1950- )
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