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Re: ACTION-2148: Review web of things (wot) scripting api (Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group)

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:38:40 -0500
To: Léonie Watson <tink@tink.uk>
Cc: Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group <public-apa@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20171213163840.GA4902@rednote.net>
Hi, Leonie:

Thanks for your comments. I had a similar concern looking at the WoT
Thing Description spec. This is my Action-2149. Sorry, don't have the
spec URI immediately at hand.

More soon.


Léonie Watson writes:
> I've reviewed this spec. I think there is something we should look at more
> closely...
> The WoT Scripting API makes it possible to discover WoT Things, and interact
> with them in various ways. The piece that seems to be missing, is a way to
> query the state of an WoT Thing. For example is it on or off.
> The use case is someone who is blind wanting to know whether the light is
> on/off, or whether the heating is on/off. It may be that this is catered for
> in the API and I missed it, but it doesn't seem to be.
> If someone else has time to read through it, a second opinion would be
> welcome.
> On 20/09/2017 17:48, Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group Issue
> Tracker wrote:
> > ACTION-2148: Review web of things (wot) scripting api (Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group)
> > 
> > http://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/track/actions/2148
> > 
> > On: Léonie Watson
> > Due: 2017-09-27
> > 
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> @LeonieWatson @tink@toot.cafe tink.uk carpe diem


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