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Re: [comment] XMLHttpRequest Object - testable assertions

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2006 04:12:49 +0000 (UTC)
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0604260412120.21459@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Sat, 22 Apr 2006, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 12 Apr 2006 08:45:00 +0200, Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org> wrote:
> > The previous sentence would become:
> > 
> > The <code>XMLHttpRequest</code> interface MAY be used to allow scripts 
> > to programmatically connect to their originating server via HTTP.
> 
> I have made this change, are there similar examples elsewhere in the 
> draft?

How do you test that requirement? I'm confused as to why that is a 
conformance requirement and what it means. Shouldn't that just be 
non-normative introductory text?

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