Message-Id: <36418B38.E98C5463@natlab.research.philips.com> Date: Thu, 05 Nov 1998 12:25:45 +0100 From: Warner ten Kate <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Philipp Hoschka <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: URL: Nov 18 deadline for IETF internet drafts Philipp Hoschka wrote: > > The work on URLs seems to be coming along very nicely. > Note that the ultimate goal of this effort is to come > up with something that can become a standards track RFC > in the IETF (which does other URL schemes as well, mailto: > etc.) > > Thus, it is important to keep the connection. > > It would thus be great if some of you could get together > and work out an Internet Draft for tv-related URI schemes > . > >From what I see what has been discussed on this list, > this can be two things: > 1) Concrete proposal(s) on how to do tv-related URIs (updates > or submissions of already existing ones) One is better > than 5 here, of course. > 2) A requirements document: Again, it would be good to have > only one document > > I guess more work has been spent on 2) than on 1) at the moment, > so this looks more realistic. > I am collecting URL schemes as they are hanging out, and try to compare them. I expect something to show to the list on Monday. I have not met much controversion, so 1) could be covered as well. I could do some work for ID under 1). It depends on our discussion whether that ID can meet the 18th deadline in a sensible way. Warner.