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Re: Estimates of when SKOS will reach REC?

From: Thomas Baker <baker@sub.uni-goettingen.de>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2009 20:37:06 +0100
To: Norman Gray <norman@astro.gla.ac.uk>
Cc: SKOS <public-esw-thes@w3.org>, SWD Working Group <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090310193706.GA2500@octavius>
On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 02:24:31PM +0000, Norman Gray wrote:
> The last informal estimate I heard for when SKOS would reach REC was  
> "end of 2008".  Can anyone make a guess at when the current last-call  
> issues might be resolved and the SKOS document would achieve its  
> directorial nihil obstat?
> I don't aim to put pressure on people, but we have a document [1]  
> which wants to make a normative reference to SKOS.  It'd be useful for  
> our planning if we had a guesstimate of when we'll be able to promote  
> ours.

Hi Norman,

We discussed the schedule today on our telecon [1] and can say
that SKOS as Recommendation is possible by the end of June.
Unforeseen delays are always possible, but this schedule looks


[1] http://www.w3.org/2009/03/10-swd-minutes.html#item02

Tom Baker
W3C Semantic Web Deployment Working Group
Received on Tuesday, 10 March 2009 19:38:44 UTC

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