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Edition 1 (1993) Archived Amendments and Defect Reports
The following is maintianed here to provide background information for historical purposes only. Edition 2 of the Service Definition (ISO 10160), published in Spring 1997, incorporates the additions and changes specified in ISO 10160 AM1 and in Defect Reports 1-23 and superseded the first edition of the Protocol, published in 1993.
Amendment: ISO 10160:1993 AM1
ILL Support for Electronic Document Delivery
Amendment 1 of the ILL protocol adds additional parameters so that a requester can ask that an item be delivered electronically and specify the delivery service mechanism. It also permits the responder to indicate the delivery service used to supply the item.
In the course of protocol implementation, a number of problems were identified in the ILL
Service Definition and Protocol Specification. These problems are identified and corrected in a series of defect reports.
The following Defect Reports have been made to ISO 10160:1993
Defect Reports 1-21
The problems identified and corrected in these reports include corrections to the state tables, clarification of semantics, clarification of rules, etc. These have been approved by ISO.
Defect Report 22
A number of problems were identified in the details of the EDIFACT syntax specification for
Amendment 1. These are corrected in Defect Report 22.
Defect Report 23
Two instances of a syntax error in the ASN.1 specification of Electronic-Delivery-Service were identified. These are corrected in Defect Report 23. These changes have been incorporated in the second edition of ISO 10161-1:1997.