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TITLE: Amsterdam 2005 meeting notes for FCD 13250-5: Topic Maps -- Refernece Model
SOURCE: Mr. Steve Pepper
PROJECT: CD 13250-5: Information Technology - Topic Maps - Reference Model
PROJECT EDITOR: Mr. Patrick Durusau; Dr. Steven R. Newcomb
STATUS: Meeting notes
ACTION: For information
DATE: 2005-05-26
DISTRIBUTION: SC34 and Liaisons

Dr. James David Mason
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Chairman)
Y-12 National Security Complex
Bldg. 9113, M.S. 8208
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-8208 U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 865 574-6973
Facsimile: +1 865 574-1896
Network: [email protected]

Mr. G. Ken Holman
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Secretariat - Standards Council of Canada)
Crane Softwrights Ltd.
Box 266,
Telephone: +1 613 489-0999
Facsimile: +1 613 489-0995
Network: [email protected]

TMRM Instructions to Editors

1. Absence of formal model:

Resolution: include formal model (Tau+) interleaved with prose text; include mapping between Tau+ and TMDM as normative annex

2. Use of “topic map” and “topic map application” in sections 1-4:

Resolution: replace with “subject map” and “subject map disclosure”

3. Introduction, needs be rewritten to focus more on content of text:

Resolution: revise and/or consider omitting in the next draft

4. Scope, absence of formal model and extent of scope statement:

Resolution: need to include mention of formal model and expanded description

5. Glossary, heading and format:

Resolution: rename as Terms and Definitions + generally reformat to ISO specification

6. Topic Map Applications (now subject map disclosure), implicit and explicit properties:

Resolution: just say properties

7. Topic Map Applications (now subject map disclosure) Rules for identification of properties (lack of clarity):

Resolution: revise

8. Appendix: nature of material

Resolution: turn into annotated bibliography