This I-D written by Juergen includes some information about the SMIng development experience. I believe that it's good reading for folks involved in the data modeling work related to NETCONF, and other discussions happening in the BOFs and lists of the area. Dan -----Original Message----- From: Internet-Drafts@ietf.org [mailto:Internet-Drafts@ietf.org] Sent: Monday, June 18, 2007 10:50 PM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-schoenw-sming-lessons-00.txt A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories. Title : Lessons Learned from the SMIng Project Author(s) : J. Schoenwaelder Filename : draft-schoenw-sming-lessons-00.txt Pages : 12 Date : 2007-6-18 A data modeling language for network management protocols called SMIng was developed within the Network Management Research Group of the Internet Research Task Force over a period of several years. This memo documents some of the lessons learned during the project for consideration by designers of future data modeling languages for network management protocols. A URL for this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-schoenw-sming-lessons-00.txt To remove yourself from the I-D Announcement list, send a message to email@example.com with the word unsubscribe in the body of the message. You can also visit https://www1.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/I-D-announce to change your subscription settings. Internet-Drafts are also available by anonymous FTP. Login with the username "anonymous" and a password of your e-mail address. After logging in, type "cd internet-drafts" and then "get draft-schoenw-sming-lessons-00.txt". A list of Internet-Drafts directories can be found in http://www.ietf.org/shadow.html or ftp://ftp.ietf.org/ietf/1shadow-sites.txt Internet-Drafts can also be obtained by e-mail. Send a message to: firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body type: "FILE /internet-drafts/draft-schoenw-sming-lessons-00.txt".