IDS> NAP binding document specification example

IDS> NAP binding document specification example

IDS> NAP binding document specification example

Ira McDonald blueroofmusic at
Fri Feb 6 13:20:00 EST 2009

Hi Brian,

Thanks - good examples.

I agree with your summary of what the content should be.

- Ira

Ira McDonald (Musician / Software Architect)
Chair - Linux Foundation Open Printing WG
Blue Roof Music/High North Inc
email: blueroofmusic at
  579 Park Place  Saline, MI  48176
  PO Box 221  Grand Marais, MI 49839

On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 11:17 PM, Brian Smithson
<brian.smithson at> wrote:
> During the 2/5/09 conference call, we talked about how to provide
> complete information for an implementer while still limiting the amount
> of information that is duplicated from (and potentially inconsistent
> with) Microsoft's NAP documents and PWG's attributes spec. I believe
> that we decided to describe each attribute with a heading title, a very
> short description (one sentence is the target), a pointer to the other
> document where the attribute is fully described, and then a detailed
> description of the bits and bytes. I promised to provide an example or
> two via email and solicit comments before rewriting clause 4 of the NAP
> binding document.
> Attached is are examples of an MS attribute and a PWG attribute.
> Please take a look and let me know what you think, or discuss on the
> mailing list if that is appropriate. Please note that the style of
> presenting the bits and bytes could be done differently. I will provide
> some examples of presentation in another email, so for now, just focus
> on the title and first paragraph.
> --
> Regards,
> Brian Smithson
> PM, Security Research
> Advanced Imaging and Network Technologies
> Ricoh Americas Corporation
> (408)346-4435

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