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Re: [webauthn] Length restriction on user handles has no processing model associated with it (#1302)

From: Boris Zbarsky via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 14:10:34 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-731192236-1605881433-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
That is _so_ completely backwards.  The point of a spec is that it needs to specify what an implementation is supposed to do.  A spec that does not do that is not actually usable for implementation.  The tests can be used to validate implementations, but the tests are not the spec; they have no normative value and can be wrong, not match the spec, etc.

@annevk I don't know whether Mozilla's W3C rep cares about this, but they should at least know about it.

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