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RE: Gallery API use cases?

From: 이원석 <wslee@etri.re.kr>
Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2010 11:29:30 +0900
Message-ID: <B4EAD1122C31304099A5CDEA5447210F0213914E@email2>
To: "Anssi Kostiainen" <anssi.kostiainen@nokia.com>
Cc: <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Hi. Annsi and all.
I agree it's better way to make the precise gallery API in terms of scope and role.
I will try to make the first draft for the requirement in proposed style before the next call. Even I am not sure I can participate in the next call because of the business trip.


Best regards,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-device-apis-request@w3.org [mailto:public-device-apis-
> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Anssi Kostiainen
> Sent: Wednesday, October 13, 2010 1:05 AM
> To: public-device-apis@w3.org WG
> Subject: Gallery API use cases?
> Hi,
> I looked at the Gallery API and noticed that it is still a bit unclear to
> me from where the requirements are derived from and whether they are
> meaningful:
>   http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/gallery/#requirements
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/NOTE-dap-api-reqs-20091015/#gallery
> In order to move the spec forward, I guess it would help if we could come
> up with a set of sensible use cases, similarly to:
>   http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/file-system/file-dir-sys.html#use-cases
> After we agree on the UCs, we could see if ...
> - The UCs are fulfilled with what we already have.
> - It would make sense to extend the file-dir-sys by defining an entry
> point to a well-known filesystem area for media and extending the metadata
> interface with media-specific metadata, among others changes. This would
> be a headless API with no UI integration.
>   http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/file-system/file-dir-sys.html
> - If the Gallery design could align with Contacts, as discussed some
> months ago. Depending on the use cases we come up with, I could see the
> merits of e.g. reusing the file picker for finding and filtering media
> objects.
> So, use cases anyone?
> -Anssi
> (I guess this relates to ACTION-216)
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