W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-audio@w3.org > July to September 2013

[web-audio-api] Conformance section: need to note use of MUST that is "RFC-legal" as opposed to common English usage (#31)

From: Olivier Thereaux <notifications@github.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:27:46 -0700
To: WebAudio/web-audio-api <web-audio-api@noreply.github.com>
Message-ID: <WebAudio/web-audio-api/issues/31@github.com>
> Originally reported on W3C Bugzilla [ISSUE-21515](https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=21515) Tue, 02 Apr 2013 12:30:25 GMT
> Reported by Olivier Thereaux
> Assigned to 

Per discussion at Audio WG f2f 2013-03-26

The conformance section should note that the use of keywords MUST, MAY, SHOULD are used per RFC-2119 and constitute normative statements.

The group did not express a strong preference for either of the following two options. The choice will be left to the discretion of the editor:

1. make sure all normative statements use upper-case MUST, MAY, etc


2. state in conformance statement that all usage of words must, may, should are per RFC2119 and remove/paraphrase all other uses of the keywords, so that only conformance assertions use them.

Reply to this email directly or view it on GitHub:
Received on Wednesday, 11 September 2013 14:28:15 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 19:03:24 UTC