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Re: ISSUE-75: Is method case-sensitive?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2006 04:46:51 +0000 (UTC)
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@yahoo-inc.com>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0604210444360.21459@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 21 Apr 2006, Robin Berjon wrote:
> 
> On Apr 21, 2006, at 00:18, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> > Make it a SHOULD and twiddle your CR exit criteria to take it into account;
> > in the long term, implementations will sort themselves out.
> 
> My thoughts exactly.

A specification that doesn't accurately represent what implementations do 
is useless. Make it implementable, take into account feedback from 
implementers who are telling you the constraints, and don't write a spec 
that you know will not represent reality.

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