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Re: Forward/backward compatibility

From: Greg Bolsinga <bolsinga@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2008 16:36:45 -0800
Cc: Richard Barnes <rbarnes@bbn.com>, public-geolocation <public-geolocation@w3.org>
Message-Id: <8EB83B8F-873A-482E-9467-B17D1B57C1A6@apple.com>
To: Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>

On Nov 13, 2008, at 8:39 AM, Andrei Popescu wrote:

> If by 'Civic' you mean address, then I agree that that placing it on
> the Position interface is the right thing to do. So, as far as
> extensibility goes, I think we agree. I am not sure about the naming,
> as 'civic' seems to be something pertaining to a city. Anyway, that's
> a discussion for v2.

I'd also suggest that portions of the Position may not have values on  
different callbacks. I can see where perhaps it could know your lat/ 
long but not your civic address, or perhaps on subsequent callbacks it  
would fill out more of the civic address (country, followed by region,  
city, street, etc.)

-- Greg
Received on Friday, 14 November 2008 00:37:25 UTC

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