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Re: Feedback on the ping="" attribute (ISSUE-1)

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2007 14:09:20 -0500
Message-ID: <e9dffd640711061109w55bb1fect19c09cb142edf711@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "HTML WG List" <public-html@w3.org>

On 11/6/07, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Tue, 6 Nov 2007, Mark Baker wrote:
> > >
> > > In that case I don't understand what we are discussing. Could you
> > > define the terms in more detail?
> >
> > Are there any specific terms you had in mind?  I think we all understand
> > what "safe" means.
>
> I don't think I do, since the way you are using it doesn't match what I
> understand of the term.

Ok.  The closest thing to a definition that Roy's cited, AFAIK, can be
found here;

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Apr/0207.html

But again, the word can be used in many contexts, including both the
contexts that are of importance here: message and implementation.  So
I'm not sure that will help.

Mark.
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Mark Baker.  Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.         http://www.markbaker.ca
Coactus; Web-inspired integration strategies  http://www.coactus.com
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