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This schedule is informative only.

Note: The group will document significant changes from this initial schedule on the group home page. Updated 2011-01-26
Specification FPWD LC CR PR Rec
WS-Transfer March 2009 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011
WS-ResourceTransfer March 2009
WS-Enumeration March 2009 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011
WS-MetadataExchange March 2009 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011
WS-Eventing March 2009 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011
WS-Event Descriptions February 2010 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011
WS-Fragment September 2009 February 2010 January 2011 April 2011 July 2011

Test Status

Test Preperation table of implementations

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Bob Freund, Chair
Yves Lafon W3C Team contact
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