RE: Actions - an update and call for review

On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 7:46 PM, Dan Brickley wrote:
> On 13 November 2013 18:27, Markus Lanthaler wrote:
> > Yes, but that's still the same API, i.e., Netflix'. What's not clear to me
> > at the moment is whether you interested in cross-service relationships like
> > finding a movie on Hulu and playing it on Netflix. The latest draft you
> > published a couple of days suggests you aren't. So why would the approach is
> > proposed not work in this case?
> I'd suggest that would be a product design / business decision amongst
> implementors. If you have a standard way to know that item123151 on
> Hulu and item6234623 on Netflix are both versions of the film known to
> Wikipedia as then you have most
> of the raw materials for this. Whether some product/application builds
> such service-hopping features is quite another matter.

Fully agreed. That's why I have such a hard time understand Sam's "action -> entities problem".

Markus Lanthaler

Received on Wednesday, 13 November 2013 18:56:25 UTC