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TITLE: Issues list- Information technology - Topic Maps - Constraint Language (TMCL)
SOURCE: Mr. Graham Moore; Mr. Dmitry Bogachev; Ms. Mary Nishikawa
PROJECT: WD 13250-7: Information technology - Topic Maps - Graphical notation
PROJECT EDITOR: Prof. Jaeho Lee; Mr. Graham Moore
STATUS: Issues list (for discussion at Oslo meeting, not for official national body comment though that is welcome)
ACTION: For discussion at the Oslo meeting
DATE: 2007-02-24
DISTRIBUTION: SC34 and Liaisons

Dr. James David Mason
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Chairman)
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Mr. G. Ken Holman
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Secretariat - Standards Council of Canada)
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Facsimile: +1 613 489-0995
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1. The TMQL is not correct on many of the constraint interpretations. 
2. Are there any missing constraint types from TMCL Schema
3. Extension mechanisms for things of type constraing
4. representating tmcl using tmcl
5. conflict items
6. Do we need two names any more? TMCL Schema TMCL Rule?
7. How is tmcl rule defined in a topic map?
8. statement on effects of inheritance.
9. List of PSIs is not complete
10. PSIs form needs rationalisation
11. do we really want schema reference
12. ctm representations and especially templates