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Re: ACTION-16 for SystemInfo API

From: Max Froumentin <maxfro@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2010 11:01:13 +0100
Message-ID: <4B84F8E9.7030908@opera.com>
To: Rotan Hanrahan <rotan.hanrahan@mobileaware.com>
CC: "SULLIVAN, BRYAN L (ATTCINW)" <BS3131@att.com>, public-device-apis@w3.org, public-uwa@w3.org
On 23/02/2010 14:43, Rotan Hanrahan wrote:
>>> roaming should have three values: national, and international. If
>>> not roaming, the value should be null. This should also be added
>>> to the DCO (dcn:roaming).
>>
>> national roaming: is that in some countries you could be roaming in
>> the same country? Then is it important to differentiate between
>> national and international roaming?
>
> Actually, there are other classifications of roaming (including
> regional and trans-standards, (iirc)) and there are cases where the
> roaming is defined in terms of (political) geography, and other cases
> where the boundaries are defined by the network itself. For this
> reason, I don't think any of the proposals are suitable, and a bit
> more research is required.


Sounds like the feature belongs to the "too complicated for this version 
of sysInfo", as defined in ACTION-80. If people agree, I'd rather stick 
to a boolean type.

Max.
Received on Wednesday, 24 February 2010 10:02:14 GMT

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