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A priori, again & D-AG0003

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2002 23:19:43 -0400
To: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020420231943.E2657@www.markbaker.ca>
Hi all,

I guess that this issue was dropped at the f2f because I wasn't
involved in the breakout group that covered it, but we still have no
goal or requirement that mentions "a priori" as it is in our charter;

  "In particular, it must support distributed extensibility, without
   third party agreement, where the communicating parties do not have
   a priori knowledge of each other. 

I raised this[1] on April 1, and only Chris-not-the-chair responded[2].

It concerns me that this issue hasn't yet been addressed.  I also note
that I couldn't find any mention of this issue in the f2f notes.

So, I'm proposing that we add that snippet above to D-AG0003.  It's
good goal language, IMO, so we might as well reuse it.

 [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-ws-arch/2002Apr/0020.html
 [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-ws-arch/2002Apr/0023.html

Mark Baker, Chief Science Officer, Planetfred, Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.      mbaker@planetfred.com
http://www.markbaker.ca   http://www.planetfred.com
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