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Re: Request to close ISSUE-78

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2011 01:34:33 +0100
To: Sid Stamm <sid@mozilla.com>
Cc: JC Cannon <jccannon@microsoft.com>, David Singer <singer@apple.com>, Tracking Protection Working Group WG <public-tracking@w3.org>
Message-ID: <siu4f7tlo25h96huphcj8d0eubamq2s178@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Sid Stamm wrote:
>You and I agree here.  This is the point I was attempting to make:
>absence of the header should not at all be dictated by whatever
>specification we end up with.  Absence doesn't mean "track me" and it
>also doesn't mean "do not track me", it is simply a lack of information
>and should be treated as such.

Good. My point was that rather than saying "whatever society accepts
because the individual hasn't weighed in" the specification should say
nothing about it; that it's out of scope; that the protocol does not
address this; that you are on your own in interpreting this.
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