I will post WIMS meeting slides with updated links later today.
Presently plenary slides do not include CIM or alerts links. I assume alerts
will change Thursday regardless.
I do not understand your scope issue. I had pulled the MFD alerts comments
from previous minutes and do not see where I have increased the scope. You
can certainly clarify the limits on what you intend to do during the
From: Ira McDonald [mailto:blueroofmusic at gmail.com]
Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2011 1:19 PM
To: William Wagner; Michael Sweet; Ira McDonald
Cc: wims at pwg.org
Subject: CIM Print and MFD Alert Groups - please update PWG agenda and WIMS
Hi Mike and Bill,
I would appreciate it if you guys could add links to my releases
yesterday to the PWG F2F agenda and the WIMS WG slides for:
(a) revised CIM Print MOFs; and (b) revised MFD Alert Groups
We have a *major* scope issue in the current WIMS WG slides.
The existing MFD Alert Groups spec ONLY defines new values
for PrtAlertGroupTC. It does NOT define any actual new values
for PrtAlertCodeTC for the new subunits.
Adding specific alerts for Scanner, FaxModem, or security would
be a major expansion of scope.
And adding specific alerts for Scanner, FaxModem, etc. (rather
than using the existing subunit generic alerts from Printer MIB v2)
would be architecturally risky because...
We do NOT plan to develop a ScanDevice or FaxDevice MIB at
present (and I don't want to tackle them now).
- Ira (Editor of MFD Alert Groups)
Ira McDonald (Musician / Software Architect)
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