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Re: spec verbosity and algorithms

From: Karl Dubost <karl+w3c@la-grange.net>
Date: Sat, 23 Jan 2010 10:38:06 -0500
Message-Id: <74F8B5F3-C05C-42B4-99DF-458987F9F965@la-grange.net>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>

Le 23 janv. 2010 à 09:58, Tab Atkins Jr. a écrit :
> This algorithm could be paired with "If either A or B or
> both are opaque identifiers, return true if they're equal and false
> otherwise.  If neither are opaque identifiers, return true if their
> host, scheme, port, and any additional data they may have if it
> exists, are all equal; otherwise return false.

The clearer the better. Visual language, pseudo language would be better than the verbose prose *only*. Maybe an opportunity, not for the spec, but for a document on the side or a wiki with representation of all algorithms.

Karl Dubost
Montréal, QC, Canada
Received on Saturday, 23 January 2010 15:38:14 UTC

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