Re: Discussion of tv-related URI schemes

From: Henning Timcke (henning.timcke@werft22.com)
Date: Wed, Aug 25 1999


Message-ID: <37C41B93.322195F2@werft22.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 1999 18:36:35 +0200
From: Henning Timcke <henning.timcke@werft22.com>
To: Philipp Hoschka <ph@w3.org>
CC: www-tv@w3.org, SMIL <www-smil@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Discussion of tv-related URI schemes

Hi Philipp

I think the content control modul from the SMIL Boston Draft should also
be
taken into consideration.
From my point of view the documents listed below should also harmonize
with the
content control modul, e.g. the content control modul should be able to
use the
tv-related URI scheme. So the content control modul could be understood
as the harmonizing
superset.

Can anybody sketch a roadmap of all the formal processes and scan the
drawing to a jpeg ?
Something like http://www.ripe.net/lir/newlir/flowchart.html 

Philipp Hoschka wrote:
> 
> All,
> 
> We have received a request by representatives of the IETF/IESG/IAB
> that this list should be used to discuss the merits of a recent
> Internet draft proposing a tv-related URI scheme.
> 
> This makes sense, since discussions about TV URI schemes is one
> of the goals of this interest group.
> 
> I would thus encourage everyone to use this list for discussing
> of the respective Internet Draft. Note that this does not mean
> that there will be a W3C recommendation on tv-related URIs, but
> that this list is a place to talk about registering tv-related
> URIs with the IETF. Again, this is inline with the goals stated
> in the charter of the TVWeb IG:
> 
> http://www.w3.org/TV/tvweb-ig-charter#xtocid47112
> 
> ----
> 
> "tv" URL-scheme
> 
>    A new URL scheme is needed to address content that is broadcast
>    in a TV channel.
> 
>    Deliverable: Document on "tv" URL-scheme
> 
>    This requires to study and, potentially, harmonize existing
>    proposals for tv-related URLs, such as the following:
>        Dan Zigmond. "Uniform Resource Locators for Television
> Broadcasts"
>        tv-url in ATVEF specification
>        uhttp-url in ATVEF specification
>        DAVIC 1.3 DVB URL
> 
>    The review must take the results URL registration Working Group
>    in the IETF of the into account. The idea is to review the
> existing    approaches within the W3C TV IG, after which they will be
> proposed
>    to the IETF, in order to    become standards-tracks RFCs, similar
>    to other URL schemes (mailto:, ...).
> 
>    Conditions:
>      1.For the W3C TV IG to take on this issue, the organisations or
>        authors currently of tv-related URL specifications must make
>        at least a request that they should be reviewed by the W3C,
>        and preferably submit them as documents.
>      2.Minimal Membership Commitment: Two authors for the document
>        must sign up.
> 
> -------
> 
> -Philipp Hoschka, W3C
> Chair TVWeb Interest Group

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Henning Timcke
Werft22