Re: time to close the working group

Marie-Jose Montpetit <marie@mjmontpetit.com> Mon, 21 February 2011 22:41 UTC

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Subject: Re: time to close the working group
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I agree.
On Feb 21, 2011, at 5:12 PM, Georgios Gardikis wrote:

> Another proposal would be to broaden the scope of the WG to include ip AND
> dvb activities e.g. Web and TV Services, which is indeed a very hot topic.
> We are currently participating in the W3C "Web and TV" Interest Group and
> there seem to be a lot of partners interested in this activity.
> 
> Since W3C activities are mostly application-oriented, I think that IETF
> involvement, focusing mostly on the network part (e.g. delivery
> architectures for mixed multimedia/DVB and HTTP content), would be greatly
> appreciated.
> 
> If we decide to move this way, we would be keen to participate and
> contribute.
> 
> But of course we need Gorry's decision and support from other partners also.
> 
> Regards
> 
> George Gardikis
> NCSR "Demokritos"
> Media Networks Laboratory
> 
> 
> 
>> I have not seen any activity from this group in a while. Does anyone
>> mind if we close the working group? We'll leave the list open, and if
>> new requirements for IETF work do come up, we can certainly consider
>> creating the group again.
>> 
>> Comments, objections, other thoughts?
>> 
>> Jari
>> 
>> P.S. I can't even get to the WG mailing list archive page from
>> tools.ietf.org/wg/ipdvb. Can someone fix that? Gorry?
>> 
>> 
>> 
> 
> 

Marie-José Montpetit
marie@mjmontpetit.com