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[802SEC] FW: BOUNCE Non-member submission from ["Roger B. Marks" <>]

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802.16 yields its reserved PAR-change agenda slot (for this meeting only!).

I have a question for the veterans among us:

Many other 802 standards include the term "specific requirements", 
but I've never understood what it means. I'm wondering, for example, 
if it has a particular meaning to ISO. I notice that some of the 
802.1 standards use the term "Common speciŪcations" instead.

It occurs to me that "specific requirements" might not be the right 
description of a "Recommended Practice".

By the way, I wonder if someone could explain the significance of:

"Information technology- Telecommunication and information exchange 
between systems- "


At 6:29 PM -0500 02/02/27, Bob Heile wrote:
>In classic 802.16 tradition, 15 wants to propose a name change for 
>the 15.2 PAR to clearly include the word coexistence in the title. 
>Per our discussion, I am circulating the proposal to the SEC in 
>advance with the proposition of putting it on the consent agenda for 
>Friday's meeting. 
>Proposed name change:
>Recommended Practice for Telecommunications and Information exchange 
>between systems - LAN/MAN Specific Requirements -
>Part 15: Recommended Practice for Wireless Personal Area Networks 
>operating in unlicensed frequency bands.
>Recommended Practice for Information technology - Telecommunications 
>and information exchange between systems -
>Local and metropolitan area networks specific requirements -
>Part 15.2: Coexistence of Wireless Personal Area Networks with Other 
>Wireless Devices Operating in Unlicensed Frequency Bands.
>Bob Heile, Ph.D
>Chair, IEEE 802.15 Working Group on Wireless Personal Area Networks
>Chair, ZigBee Alliance
>11 Louis Road
>Attleboro, MA  02703
>Phone: 508-222-1393
>Mobile: 781-929-4832
>Fax:	    508-222-0515