Agenda, SAS PHY conference call, October 31, 2-4 pm CST

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SAS PHY Teleconference Thursday, October 31, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST

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Meeting Summary

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2002
Time: 1:45 pm, Central Standard Time (GMT -06:00, Chicago)
Meeting number: 755159197
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Meeting password: finish


1.  READY LED characteristic (Cox)

Minor editorial update and then vote on this item 10/31.

2.  CJTPAT definition and annex

Jitter test pattern definition updated to satisfy editorial comments
regarding words such as will, must, can. Vote on 10/31

3.  Test loads (Cox)

Update to specify that the same settings (pre-emphasis, etc.) are used for
both the zero length and compliance channel test configurations. Added text
to explain use of compliance channel tesing. Vote on this item 10/31.

4.  Common mode specification (Brown)

Review latest changes. Alvin has supplied a Visio figure for the test loads
and Russ has posted the latest version for vote.

5.  Skew specifications in transmit and receive tables.

Values are not reasonable based on other specifications. Realistic values

6.  Eye mask figure review (Kramer/Cox)

Allen Kramer to review eye mask figures. Normalized figures will stay, but
Y1 and Y2 values will be deleted from tables and reference made as an
alternate method of measurement. Compliance channel testing will remain the
primary test methodology for SAS.

7.  New business

8. Meeting schedule:

Face-to-face at next T10 meeting.

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