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Re: Experimental glossary definitions added

From: Adrian Hope-Bailie <adrian@hopebailie.com>
Date: Mon, 7 Dec 2015 16:35:55 +0200
Message-ID: <CA+eFz_KicYgMOtaPrnpHNJzs4JjL-fq78BZWnNNsjGU3VEFz6g@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Ezell <David_E3@verifone.com>
Cc: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, Web Payments IG <public-webpayments-ig@w3.org>, Web Payments Working Group <public-payments-wg@w3.org>
I'd consider the content of the WG wiki [1] to be the sandbox for this work.
As the work matures we will update the glossary occasionally and finally
drop the "exerimental" label when we have consensus.

[1]
https://github.com/w3c/webpayments/wiki/A-Payments-Initiation-Architecture-for-the-Web#definitions

On 7 December 2015 at 16:18, David Ezell <David_E3@verifone.com> wrote:

> Hi Manu:
> Thanks for doing this.
>
> Quick question (with a perhaps obvious answer).
>
> Per Nick T.'s earlier email:
>
> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webpayments-ig/2015Dec/0013.html
>
> Will the definitions therein and also referenced here
>
> https://github.com/w3c/webpayments/wiki/A-Payments-Initiation-Architecture-for-the-Web#definitions
>
> pull in the proposed definitions below? There are only some small
> differences.
>
> Best regards,
> David
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Manu Sporny [mailto:msporny@digitalbazaar.com]
> > Sent: Sunday, December 06, 2015 11:05 AM
> > To: Web Payments IG; Web Payments Working Group
> > Subject: Experimental glossary definitions added
> >
> > Hey all,
> >
> > As discussed during the Web Payments WG call last week, I've added
> > experimental definitions for 'payment app', 'payment method', and
> 'payment
> > method data'. They are marked as experimental.
> >
> > The commit is here:
> >
> > https://github.com/w3c/webpayments-
> > ig/commit/351af8769c4368469af21fcb48e7aeed5b4fd20b
> >
> > The Web Payments WG editors plan to start using the new terminology in
> the
> > WG specs. The IG and WG still need to discuss the accuracy and relevance
> of
> > the new language.
> >
> > You can view the new definitions in the Web Payments IG common terms list
> > (look for 'payment app', 'payment method', and 'payment method data'):
> >
> > http://w3c.github.io/webpayments-ig/latest/common/terms.html
> >
> > The terms are automatically pulled into any spec that references them
> > correctly:
> >
> > http://w3c.github.io/webpayments-ig/latest/glossary/
> >
> > Note: There is a caching bug in github pages that won't load the old
> terms list
> > unless you go to terms.html and force a reload. Do that before you view
> any
> > spec that uses the glossary (if you want to see the latest/greatest).
> >
> > -- manu
> >
> > --
> > Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny, G+: +Manu Sporny)
> > Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> > blog: Web Payments: The Architect, the Sage, and the Moral Voice
> > https://manu.sporny.org/2015/payments-collaboration/
> >
>
>
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