The Open Brand -- Problem Reporting and Interpretations System
Problem Report Summary Listing
A Problem Report Summary Listing page is returned after a search for problem reports has been carried out. It presents a summary of each matched report, shown in a table with columns that can be sorted by clicking the column headers. Each Problem Report shown in the list can be viewed in detail by clicking on the Problem Report Number shown in the first column.
The information shown in the summary table is described below.
The unique report number of the Problem Report is shown in the first column. This number is assigned to the report when it is first raised, and can be used to reference the report at any stage in its life-cycle. It is not the same as the Resolution Id which is assigned to resolved reports.
If you click the column header of this column then all matched reports will be sorted by Report Number, alternating between highest-first and lowest-first.
The state of a report indicates which stage in the report life-cycle the report has reached. The state for all published reports is Resolved. The states that a report can be in are given below:
Problem Report States State Description TSMA Review The problem was classified as a Test Suite Problem, and the Test Suite Maintenance Authority is reviewing it. This review should take no more than 3 business days from submission and will be followed by the Specification Authority Review. CA Review The problem was classified as a Certification System Problem, and the Certification Authority is reviewing it. This review should take no more than 3 business days from submission and will be followed by the Specification Authority Review. SA Review The Specification Authority is reviewing the report This review should complete no more than 5 business days from submission. Preliminary Review Inconclusive The preliminary review by the Specification Authority was inconclusive, and a detailed review using an Expert Group will be begun after the submitter has been notified. Expert Group Review An Expert Group are performing a detailed review of the report since the SA review was inconclusive. Preparing For Submitter Review The report has been given a final resolution, and the Certification Authority has not yet passed the information on for review by the report submitter. Awaiting Submitter Acceptance The Certification Authority has passed information about the report resolution to the submitter and the submitter is reveiwing it. Appealed By Submitter The submitter has appealed the report resolution and the appeals process is in progress. Resolved The report has been resolved and the resolution agreed by the submitter.
If you click the column header of this column then all matched reports will be sorted by State, alternating between alphabetical and reverse alphabetical.
The report resolution is given as a Resolution Id, if one has been assigned. The Resolution Id is a unique key giving the resolution type and number for all published reports. For example, TSD.0123 or INT.1234. The type codes are given below. Note that the resolution number is not the same as the internal Report Number which is assigned to all reports as soon as they are raised.
Resolution Codes Code Type TSD Test Suite Deficiency CSD Certification System Deficiency INT Interpretation Issue with a specification DUP Duplicate of Previous Problem Report REJ Report Rejected
If you click the column header of this column then all matched reports will be sorted by Resolution Id, alternating between forward and reverse sorting.
This gives the date and time that the last update was made to the report. This includes changes of state, or the addition of any discussion comments being made during a review. This way it is possible for a reviewer to see which reports have been recently updated.
If you click the column header of this column then all matched reports will be sorted by Last Update, alternating between most recent and oldest first.
This gives the problem summary as entered by the submitter.
If you click the column header of this column then all matched reports will be sorted by Summary, alternating between alphabetical and reverse alphabetical.
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