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[webrtc-pc] rename RTCIceCandidate.ip to address?

From: Philipp Hancke via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:54:18 +0000
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-ID: <issues.opened-334420410-1529574855-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
fippo has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/webrtc-pc:

== rename RTCIceCandidate.ip to address? ==
We expose the ICE candidate IP in https://w3c.github.io/webrtc-pc/#dom-rtcicecandidate-ip

Given Safaris plans to use mdns hostnames here (@youennf probably knows the tracking bug) should we rename this field to `address` or `connectionAddress`?

https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5245#section-15.1 calls it connectionAddress and defines the content as 
<connection-address>:  is taken from RFC 4566 [RFC4566].  It is the
      IP address of the candidate, allowing for IPv4 addresses, IPv6
      addresses, and fully qualified domain names (FQDNs).

I hate late-stange renames but AFAIK nobody has shipped RTCIceCandidate properties yet (apart from adapter shimming it)

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/webrtc-pc/issues/1913 using your GitHub account
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