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RE: Last Call Comments

From: Mike O'Neill <michael.oneill@baycloud.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:37:48 +0100
To: "'Nick Doty'" <npdoty@w3.org>
Cc: <public-tracking-comments@w3.org>
Message-ID: <019b01d0a39b$cb775c40$626614c0$@baycloud.com>
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Hi Nick,
I am satisfied with that, User Granted Permission was almost as bad. Anyway, it will always be the DNT Consent API to me.

Kind regards,


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From: Nick Doty [mailto:npdoty@w3.org]
Sent: 09 June 2015 23:25
To: Mike O'Neill
Cc: public-tracking-comments@w3.org
Subject: Re: Last Call Comments

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Hi Mike,

Thank you for your comments (last June) on the TPE Last Call Working Draft. The Tracking Protection Working Group has discussed each of the issues and proposed resolutions.

Editor Roy Fielding has provided summaries of the responses in each of the tracker issues for the Last Call product; I have provided links below. I would briefly summarize the resolutions as:
* not changing term because discussed prior to Last Call and existing implementations


Please let us know if these changes or explanations resolve your concerns.

Nick Doty, W3C (for the Tracking Protection Working Group)


> On Jun 18, 2014, at 11:57 AM, Mike O'Neill <michael.oneill@baycloud.com> wrote:
> I would like to ask that the term User Granted Exception be changed to User Granted Permission. The term “exception” is currently in widespread use in computer programming especially in Java, C/C++/C# and JavaScript as a term for a type of control structure for program flow. This term will cause confusion amongst implementers who will probably defer to the less confusing but ugly UGE epithet.
> User Granted Permission is easier for users to understand and less annoying for developers. It can be shortened to Permission and the meaning is still clear. It also aligns well with other terms in the document like Permitted Use.
> Mike O’Neill
> Baycloud Systems
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