Joe Armstrong (AL/EAB)
Wed Mar 2 15:05:57 CET 2005
> Some quotes from the amazing Meta-Object Facility Specification available at
> The metamodel layer is comprised of the descriptions
> (i.e., meta-metadata) that define the structure and semantics of metadata.
> Meta-metadata is informally aggregated as metamodels. A metamodel is an
> "abstract language" for describing different kinds of data;
> that is, a language without a concrete syntax or notation.
I re-read this *again* - It looks like an April fool joke.
Then I checked the date - the documents says April 2002
The 2'nd hit of the Google query "omg mof 1 april"
OMG Process Deadlines
... OMG Process Deadlines Last updated: Saturday, 19-Feb-2005 02:15:18 ... RFP (2nd Revised
Submission Deadline) MOF 2.0 Versioning RFP (2nd Revised ... April 1, 2005, Org. ...
www.omg.org/schedule/tcdeadlines.html - 29k - Cached - Similar pages
Now follow the link - it leads to a page caled "OMG process deadlines"
Half way down the pages is:
April 1, 2005 Org. Structure Metamodel RFP (Voting List Deadline)
So there we have it.
Is the OMG MOF model an elaborate April Fools joke?
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