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Re: [widgets] P&C the following should be a note

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 09:45:56 -0400
Message-Id: <BD21F10B-4CB1-489D-89E6-D77090826372@nokia.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
To: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>, ext Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
On Aug 28, 2009, at 5:24 AM, ext Robin Berjon wrote:

> On Aug 27, 2009, at 17:22 , Marcos Caceres wrote:
>> [[
>> Note: A user agent that supports the [Widgets-APIs] specification
>> will expose any declared preference to the author at runtime via
>> scripting in the manner described in the [Widgets-APIs]  
>> specification.
>> ]]
> +1

I agree the assertion Marcos cited should not be a requirement for a P 
+C UA.

The proposed text above above would address this bug but I think  
"will" is too strong for this non-normative text and "may" would  
probably be more appropriate.

Additionally, the use of *author* in the above is confusing; why is  
this particular Actor relevant in this context and how would a Widget  
runtime UA know about this Actor.

-Regards, Art Barstow
Received on Friday, 28 August 2009 13:47:07 UTC

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