Re: TV Namespaces

From: Harald Tveit Alvestrand (Harald@Alvestrand.no)
Date: Tue, Aug 31 1999


Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.19990901002551.01e72c30@dokka.maxware.no>
Date: Wed, 01 Sep 1999 00:26:55 +0200
To: "Michael A. Dolan" <miked@tbt.com>, www-tv@w3.org (WWW TV List)
From: Harald Tveit Alvestrand <Harald@Alvestrand.no>
Subject: Re: TV Namespaces

At 08:07 31.08.99 -0700, Michael A. Dolan wrote:
>-
>Namespace            Authority           US      Intern'l
>- ----------------------------------------------------------
>Callsigns            ITU                 Yes     Yes

I think the point has been made several times:
Outside the US, broadcasters generally DO NOT USE CALLSIGNS.

The only consistent international use of callsigns is amateur radio.

                              Harald A

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