Re: [802SEC] +++ 10-day EC Email Ballot +++ IEEE P802.3bk Extended EPON draft approval as an IEEE standard
approve but I think Roger makes some good points
At 10:32 AM 8/16/2013 -0600, Roger Marks wrote:
I vote Approve, with a few comments for your consideration:
(1) The effect is weakened by soft wording such as "intended to" and
"designed to" in many places, including the headline. For example, I think
it would be stronger to replace:
"IEEE 802.3bk is intended to address these issues by amending..." with
"IEEE 802.3bk addresses these issues by amending..."
(2) One of the quotes refers to "the next generation of EPON" and "this
next-generation EPON, once finished, ". I can't tell if it's talking about
802.3bk or some future standard.
On 2013/08/16, at 07:57 AM, Law, David wrote:
> Dear EC members,
> Based on the draft IEEE P802.3bk Extended EPON draft approval as an
IEEE standard press release I circulated a week ago, please find attached
an updated release which I'm now seeking EC approval for. I've also
attached a changed bar version for your reference. The only significant
change is two additional quotes.
> Paul has delegated the conduct of the EC electronic ballot on the
following motion to me. To ensure this release is issued as soon as
practical I am announcing the possibility of an 'early close' to this
ballot (see below).
> Best regards,
> The EC supports the IEEE P802.3bk Extended EPON draft approval as an
IEEE standard press release, with editorial changes as deemed necessary.
> Move: David Law
> Second: John D'Ambrosia
> Start of ballot: Saturday 17th August
> Close of ballot: Monday 26th August, 11:59PM AOE
> Early close: As required in subclause 4.1.2 'Voting rules' of the IEEE
802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee (LMSC) Operations Manual, this is notice
that, to ensure the release is provided in a timely manner, this ballot
may close early once sufficient responses are received to clearly decide
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