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RE: ISSUE-126: Should DAP review and take advantage of SysApps security models

From: Suresh Chitturi <schitturi@rim.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 17:36:31 +0000
To: "SULLIVAN, BRYAN L" <bs3131@att.com>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, Device APIs Working Group <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-ID: <8B118C943801754098C9B36B567EABA3AE9A29@XMB103ADS.rim.net>
SULLIVAN, BRYAN L wrote:
>DAP and SysApps APIs are likely to take different approaches to similar needs,
>but we should promote synergy where possible. For example in the object
>model for data related to APIs, where possible (e.g. a contact object), we
>should work toward common interface definitions. The way in which the APIs
>are invoked, and the related security/privacy approaches may end up being
>very different, but at least the actual data definition itself should be reusable?

+1 to having coming object model definitions between DAP and SysApps where possible. Contacts is a very good example for this!
DAP has spent significant time on some of these aspects and rehashing them again in SysApps makes little or no sense.

Regards,
Suresh

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