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2018.11.04 20:20 "Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.04 20:49 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.04 23:35 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.05 14:51 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.05 15:28 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.05 15:38 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.07 19:19 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.09 16:44 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Edward Lam
2018.11.09 17:23 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.09 18:49 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Edward Lam
2018.11.09 19:04 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.09 19:14 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Edward Lam
2018.11.09 20:53 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Roger Leigh
2018.11.09 22:11 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.10 15:00 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Bob Friesenhahn
2018.11.10 16:04 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.10 18:14 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Larry Gritz
2018.11.10 19:41 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.10 21:30 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Larry Gritz
2018.11.28 12:43 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson
2018.11.05 14:06 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Edward Lam
2018.11.05 14:34 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Kemp Watson

2018.11.09 16:44 "Re: Libtiff will be released soon", by Edward Lam

Does anyone at least have an old snapshot? Or perhaps internet archive?

On 11/7/2018 2:19 PM, Bob Friesenhahn wrote:
> It seems unlikely that we will receive any official information before the
> 
> forthcoming libtiff release.  There has been no sharing of recently
> assigned 
> numbers on this list so that probably won't happen.
> 
> The harm which occurs due to conflicting with an existing proprietary
> assignment 
> is likely very low.
> 
> Give the above, I am in favor of using the existing self-assignments for
> this 
> next release, and forever after that.
> 
> Bob
> 
> On Mon, 5 Nov 2018, Kemp Watson wrote:
> 
>> Let's hope that Leonard can help poke the right person at Adobe - it's 
>> unfortunate that they are a pretty opaque company. But yes, even a small
>> block 
>> of unassigned numbers would provide some breathing room, both for TIFF
>> tags, 
>> and compression numbers. Personally, I'm in need of a private IFD number,
>> too, 
>> and I'm at a loss.
>>
>> Kemp
>>
>>
>> On 2018-11-05, 10:28 AM, "Bob Friesenhahn"
>> <bfriesen@simple.dallas.tx.us> wrote:
>>
>>    On Mon, 5 Nov 2018, Kemp Watson wrote:
>>
>>    > Unfortunately, TIFF is generally not at the top of my "hot mess"
>> list...
>>    >
>>    > Re "Private TIFF tags have no business in libtiff header files
>> since
>>    > libtiff does not use them.  Libtiff can offer to store such
>>    > information in a file in its source repository, suitably vetted to
>>    > any trade secret issues.":  if this is the case, may I submit a
>>    > change request to have lines 376 through 619 of tiff.h removed,
>>    > including your recent additions of ZSTD and WebP.
>>
>>    It looks like some/many of these tags are indeed used within libtiff
>>    library code but I get your point.
>>
>>    Adobe could help a lot by providing us with two safe numbers to use
>>    for Zstd and WebP compression so we can get a release out without
>>    endangering existing assignments.  It should not be necessary to
>>    resurrect the web interface which was taken down in order to
>>    accomplish this.
>>
>>    Bob
>>    --
>>    Bob Friesenhahn
>>    bfriesen@simple.dallas.tx.us,
>> http://www.simplesystems.org/users/bfriesen/
>>    GraphicsMagick Maintainer,    http://www.GraphicsMagick.org/
>>
>>
>>
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