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Re: [Json] Encoding detection (Was: Re: JSON: remove gap between Ecma-404 and IETF draft)

From: Joe Hildebrand (jhildebr) <jhildebr@cisco.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:11:43 +0000
To: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@hsivonen.fi>
CC: "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>, Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org>, Pete Cordell <petejson@codalogic.com>, JSON WG <json@ietf.org>, es-discuss <es-discuss@mozilla.org>
Message-ID: <CEB3FC7C.2DE63%jhildebr@cisco.com>
On 11/21/13 5:56 PM, "John Cowan" <cowan@mercury.ccil.org> wrote:

>We have therefore decided in the 4627bis effort not to say
>that anything that was previously valid is now invalid.  At least, that
>is what I understand us to be doing.

Specifically, the charter (http://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/json/charter/)

"Any changes that break compatibility with existing implementations of
either RFC 4627 or the ECMAScript specification will need to have very
strong justification and broad support."

Joe Hildebrand
Received on Thursday, 21 November 2013 17:12:24 UTC

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