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Re: [comment] XMLHttpRequest Object - WHAT WG in Introduction section

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 10:29:59 +0200
To: "Karl Dubost" <karl@w3.org>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s8ehv9nq64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 12 Apr 2006 08:45:50 +0200, Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org> wrote:
> [...]
> I may be wrong but it seems the first part of the story is missing in  
> the introduction as in it seems that the API has been originally  
> developed by Microsoft as it is mentionned[1] in many places. I'm not  
> sure it will be seen positively if we omit this in the document. I would  
> then add a mention about this too along WHAT WG work.
> [1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XMLHttpRequest#History_and_support

Microsoft is now mentioned in the acknowledgements section. WHATWG work  
should probably be moved to the history section (if we need one) as the  
introduction should be, imho, about functionality in the specification.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 22 April 2006 08:30:08 UTC

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