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Re: Preparing the vote on the data race issue

From: Olivier Thereaux <Olivier.Thereaux@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 2 Aug 2013 08:40:55 +0000
To: "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, Chris Wilson <cwilso@google.com>
CC: "public-audio@w3.org WG" <public-audio@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5A6C6C78-6240-4D3C-931F-AF18EFA2DA7C@bbc.co.uk>

On 1 Aug 2013, at 21:56, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:

> On Sat, Jul 27, 2013 at 3:33 AM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 27, 2013 at 1:50 AM, Olivier Thereaux <Olivier.Thereaux@bbc.co.uk> wrote:
>  1. No change in the API. The spec will include a clarifying statement about the fact that effects of modifying a buffer while reading its data is not specified and might yield unexpected results.
>
> That "clarifying statement" needs to be precise about what "while reading its data" means and what "unexpected results" can mean. In fact I think it would be fair to have this clarifying statement provided before the vote, so we can see exactly what we're voting for.
>
> Is anyone going to work on this?

It would be a good thing.

Volunteers? Chris, is this something you'd like to do?

Olivier


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