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Concluded WG Internet User Glossary (userglos)

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WG Name Internet User Glossary
Acronym userglos
Area User Services Area (usv)
State Concluded
Charter charter-ietf-userglos-01 Approved
Document dependencies
Personnel Chair Gary S. Malkin
Area Director April Marine
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Final Charter for Working Group

The Internet User Glossary Working Group is chartered to create an
Internet glossary of networking terms and acronyms for the Internet

The working group will update the existing Internet Users' Glossary
(RFC-1392, FYI-18), which is now over two years old. The group will
make any necessary corrections and add new terminology which has evolved
since the last edition was created.


Date Milestone Associated documents
Apr 1996 Submit Internet-Draft to IESG for consideration as a update to RFC1392.
Mar 1996 Meet at LA IETF to conduct final review of the Internet-Draft.
Sep 1995 Issue Internet-Draft for new edition of FYI 18.

Done milestones

Date Milestone Associated documents
Done Review Internet user needs and format for a glossary. Discussion of current ideas about the glossary and the outline development. Finalize outline and organization of the glossary.
Done Draft of glossary will be prepared, draft to be reviewed and modified.
Done Meet at Stockholm IETF to assemble corrections and additions to be used for the update of RFC 1392 (FYI 18).
Done Examine the particular Internet user needs for a glossary and define the scope. Review, amend, and approve the Charter as necessary. Discussion of Userglos Working Group Chair nominations submitted by USWGers.