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Re: First stab at System Info & Events API

From: Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 14:02:26 +0000
Message-ID: <708552fb0910260702v4b97707am76b180b74826f830@mail.gmail.com>
To: Max Froumentin <maxfro@opera.com>
Cc: "Tran, Dzung D" <dzung.d.tran@intel.com>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 12:58 PM, Max Froumentin <maxfro@opera.com> wrote:
> On 21/10/2009 05:24, Tran, Dzung D wrote:
>
>> http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/system-info/Overview.html
>
> Impressive! A few comments (sorry if I've missed some text that voids some
> of them)
>
> - I still don't see why Compass should be in there. It overlaps too much
> with W3C's geolocation API and introduces oddities such as latitude and
> longitude attributes being part of the CompassPosition object. Other
> attributes such as declination, if found useful, should be submitted to
> geolocation v2.
>

I agree. In any case, seems like CompassPosition is only used as the
type for an input parameter. Couldn't one just use the Geolocation
Position type instead?

Thanks,
Andrei
Received on Monday, 26 October 2009 14:03:01 UTC

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