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Geoff Bull <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 25 Jul 2000 11:01:48 +1000
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You omitted The Australian Secret Intelligence Service.
http://www.asis.gov.au

Wes Groleau wrote:
>
> Just in case anyone wants to know, "ASIS" is
> an ambiguous term:
>
> The Ada Semantic Interface Specification
> (http://www.acm.org/sigada/WG/asiswg/asiswg.html)
> is an ISO standard (now version 2.0) for an API
> used to build tools.
>
> The American Society for Information Science
> (http://www.asis.org) is obviously a society
>
> The Application Software Installation Server
> (http://wwwinfo.cern.ch/pdp/ose/asis/) is
> apparently a tool.
>
> The confusion between the first and third causes
> unfortunate difficulties in doing a web search
> for an "ASIS tool to find shared variables."
>
> Which ASIS is "standard" ?  :-) :-)
>
> --
> Wes Groleau
> http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~wgroleau

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