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Re: [school-discuss] SIF versus other initiatives
"Matt R. Jezorek" <email@example.com> wrote:
>I will take my comments from this forum now because apparently I see
>things in a different light then others do.
Please don't. I think a working open-source ZIS would be quite useful.
I think the questions Tom has are useful to consider but for me they don't make a case against an open-source ZIS at all.
Are the SIF schemas an ZIS communication protocol specifications proprietary or open?
I do know that the development of new schemas seems to be a process limited to members ($$) of SIF. This is unfortunate.
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