Re: [Json] Two Documents

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org> Wed, 19 June 2013 03:14 UTC

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<no hat>

On Jun 18, 2013, at 7:06 PM, Douglas Crockford <douglas@crockford.com> wrote:

> It includes an abstract, an introduction, the detailing of the elements (object, array, string, etc), and security considerations. No parsers or generators, no octets, no MIME types.

The parser and generator sections define interoperability specifications. Removing them is a huge change to the technical specification, one that feels well outside of the "minimal changes" in our charter.

I still want the WG to later work on an implementation guidance document after we have finished work on refining the current technical specification; in fact, it is probably negligent if we don't make a run at that. But calling requirements on parsers and generators "implementation guidance" at this late date seems like a very bad move.

--Paul Hoffman