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Re: [sensors] LaughometerSensor vs Laughometer?

From: Rick Waldron via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:52:03 +0000
To: public-device-apis-log@w3.org
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@tobie according to @marcoscaceres, namespaces are now supported. 

- http://heycam.github.io/webidl/#idl-namespaces
- https://github.com/heycam/webidl/pull/121/files



> In general we didn't see any advantage in sprinkling dots 
everywhere. I.e. XSensor is better (fits with existing practice, etc.)
 vs. sensors.X.

This isn't a compelling (or even substantive) argument in a runtime 
that supports destructuring:

const { Accelerometer, Gyroscope } = sensors;
// no more "sprinkled" dots. 



> I understand the "grouping related classes under a namespace" 
reasoning, but cannot see benefits beyond that.

That is the point I consider to be the most important.


Sorry I was unable to attend any meeting or call, I had a doctors 
appointment at 9:30 (UTC-04:00, presently) which was an hour away by 

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