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Re: [dom3events] glossary - host language

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2009 17:16:03 +0200
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>, "DOM mailing list" <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u0y3c1zywxe0ny@widsith.local>
On Mon, 28 Sep 2009 16:51:48 +0200, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
wrote:

> Is host language really the right word? DOM Events is much more an API  
> than a language I think so it would be more natural to speak of an API  
> host or some such, if we need to have a concrete term for it at all.  
> (For CORS I named it "CORS API specification".)

Except that it often goes into a language, so I think the word is  
reasonable... (i.e. not perfect, but good enough to avoid discussing  
further). I don't think API is a particular improvement...

cheers

Chaals

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