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Re: [comment] XMLHttpRequest Object - Conformance Model

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 19:24:08 +0200
To: "Karl Dubost" <karl@w3.org>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.s9nlhfn664w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 12 Apr 2006 08:45:27 +0200, Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org> wrote:
> Good there is a conformance section in your document but which is a bit  
> dry, maybe once you have defined your class of products, you could  
> define what does that mean to be conformant to XMLHttpRequest.

Added the following:

   conforming implementation
     A UA that implements all interfaces described in this
     specification and follows all MUST-, REQUIRED- and SHALL-level
     of critera in this specification.
   conforming document
     A document that follows all MUST-, REQUIRED- and SHALL-level
     of critera in this specification that apply to document
     authors.
   conforming authoring tool
     One that produces conforming documents.

Now the last two are probably a bit meaningless as I've heard various  
people say that it's virtually impossible to check if a document is  
conforming once scripting is involved, but having them doesn't hurt I  
think. I'm also happy with dropping them though.


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Anne van Kesteren
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Received on Tuesday, 16 May 2006 17:47:35 GMT

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