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Re: ISSUE-119: names lengthComputable and total

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2007 16:15:53 +0100
To: "Jean-Yves Bitterlich" <Jean-Yves.Bitterlich@sun.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t24korcrwxe0ny@pc078.coreteam.oslo.opera.com>

Ikivo have told me that they also implemented already with the existing  
event names, and would write to say so.

I am therefore resolving this issue by not changing the names.

cheers

Chaals

On Mon, 05 Nov 2007 21:34:50 +0100, Jean-Yves Bitterlich  
<Jean-Yves.Bitterlich@sun.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> To the question in ISSUE-119 whether "[...] they already get implemented
> with these names somewhere?", the answer would yes given that the Final
> Release of "JSR-280 XML API" (http://www.jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=280)
> defines the following methods based on the already existing names:
>
>
> |boolean| 	|*getLengthComputable  
> <cid:part1.04030001.07090808@sun.com>*()|
>           Specifies whether the total size of the transfer is known.
> | int| 	|*getLoaded <cid:part2.06010709.09060405@sun.com>*()|
>           Specifies the number of bytes downloaded since the beginning
> of the download.
> | int| 	|*getTotal <cid:part3.02060700.06050607@sun.com>*()|
>           Specifies the expected total number of bytes of the content
> transferred in the operation.
>
>
>
> Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>>
>> Anne opined, a while ago, that these two attributes should have names
>> more closely related. In my request for further information, nobody
>> said they had any great reason for keeping the current names.
>>
>> I therefore propose to resolve this issue by changing the name
>> "lengthComputable" to "totalKnown". Any objections?
>>
>> cheers
>>
>> Chaals
>>
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