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Re: updated editor's draft of the Geolocation API specification

From: Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Jun 2009 19:01:33 +0100
Message-ID: <708552fb0906091101r35aeefc0j85e15517be6196aa@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Allan Thomson (althomso)" <althomso@cisco.com>
Cc: Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>, Greg Bolsinga <bolsinga@apple.com>, Lars Erik Bolstad <lbolstad@opera.com>, public-geolocation <public-geolocation@w3.org>
On Tue, Jun 9, 2009 at 6:55 PM, Allan Thomson
(althomso)<althomso@cisco.com> wrote:
> Doug - No one is suggesting we write specs that are out-of-date or
> irrelevant to the needs of our customers.
>
> To that point, my original concern around the semantics and usage of the
> "enableHighAccuracy" attribute still remain and the response to those
> objections seems to be "we already have it so it's ok". That I believe
> is the wrong reason to reject the concerns. A more valid technical
> reason to reject my concerns should be presented by the proponents of
> this attribute.
>

We have both implementations and applications that use the attribute.
I also recall a lengthy discussion about it on this list, with plenty
of use cases and technical reasons.

Thanks,
Andrei
Received on Tuesday, 9 June 2009 18:02:10 UTC

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