DevelopersMeeting Notes 2012-02-20 (Feb 20)
Andy H., Geir T, GeneJ, Louis K., Nick Matthews (welcome), Robert B., Tamura J.
Andy – FHISO about to take another important step towards compliance and filing.
Welcome – Nick Matthews from England.
(1) ITEM: New Wiki at Wikispaces: GenContent with content mostly created by Dallan Quass, includes the WeRelate Source Model (Louis K).
Robert - D. Josh Taylor mentioned this during RootsTech 2012. See the FHISO comment at the bottom.
GeneJ – VSP – very smart people involved in GenContent
Louis – Evidence of the need for FHISO to bring efforts together
() ITEM: FHISO (Robert)
Everyone frustrated Gedcom hasn’t expanded. Impatience.
Responsibility on users shoulders, too—they must understand and expect adoption
FHISO nonprofit status-Attorneys completed the first leg. (Andy-More progress on paperwork on Wednesday.)
ITEM: Q & A
Tamura-Challenge to FHISO is find the equation by which a real industry standard emerges. Feel action (on the part of FS) is important. Not what folks say, what they do.
Adjourned meeting at 12:10 p.m. (MST)
Submitted by: GeneJ. Additions or corrections welcome.