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Re: Geopriv compromise proposal

From: Greg Bolsinga <bolsinga@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2009 11:49:12 -0700
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To: public-geolocation <public-geolocation@w3.org>
On Jun 12, 2009, at 10:52 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Fri, 12 Jun 2009, Richard Barnes wrote:

>> Given the minimal impact of these changes, and the large possible
>> benefit, I would like to propose that the changes be incorporated  
>> into
>> the current draft before last call.
>
> Personally, I strongly reject this proposal on the grounds described  
> above
> -- that this would dramatically damage the trust users have in user  
> agents 
> and would on the long term lead to a significantly worsened user
> experience in surfing the Web in terms of privacy and security.

+1. I do not think this should be a part of the Geolocation  
specification.

-- Greg
Received on Friday, 12 June 2009 18:49:53 UTC

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