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Re: ISSUE 1: Name of spec

From: John Simpson <john@consumerwatchdog.org>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2012 15:13:54 -0700
Message-Id: <215FB2E4-D47F-42BF-B5DE-90A856E17A37@consumerwatchdog.org>
Cc: "public-tracking-lists@w3.org" <public-tracking-lists@w3.org>
To: Andy Zeigler <andyzei@microsoft.com>
Seems to me that people know this idea as tracking selection lists and it's fine to close the issue at this time.

On Apr 6, 2012, at 2:50 PM, Andy Zeigler wrote:

> Spec link: http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/tracking-protection/raw-file/tip/ED-tracking-tsl.html
> "Issue 1: Should we change the name for something more generic. It could be URL Filtering Lists or something along. The formats allow more applications than just tracking."
> My opinion is that the name "Tracking Selection Lists" is okay -- I'd rather have a name that communicates the purpose of the work, rather than a completely generic name. I could be convinced otherwise, but I'd rather focus more on the technical issues at this point.
> I move to "close" this issue for the time being. Unless I hear any strong objections, I'll go ahead and strike it form the spec.
> Thanks,
> Andy

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