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Re: Please don't call your API "simple"

From: Jeremy Orlow <jorlow@chromium.org>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 17:27:21 -0700
Message-ID: <5dd9e5c50909291727p4bfbe7c9g4f41060e012acf97@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Raboczi <raboczi@gmail.com>, nikunj.mehta@oracle.com
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
There already is a "WebDatabase" API which is SQL based.  That sounds way to
close to "WebDB" for my comfort.
Maybe WebDatabase should be WebSQLDatabase or WebSQLDB

And WebSimpleDB should be WebTreeDatabase or WebTreeDB?

On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 5:09 PM, Simon Raboczi <raboczi@gmail.com> wrote:

> Please don't call your web database API "simple".  It's a meaningless noise
> word unless there's some other non-simple web database API to compare it to.
>  It doesn't even serve to produce a pronounceable acronym like SAX or SOAP.
>  "WebDB API" would be fine.
>
>
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