[standards-jig] comments on JEP-0060
JHildebrand at jabber.com
Fri Jan 17 21:18:34 UTC 2003
> I think the big problem is the difference between being readable and
> understood by machines. x:data does not have a standard for mapping
> fields to expected values in a machine sense - human entry is needed
> enter a form, even when software might know all the values
> needed. This
> is because the requesting software cannot identify how to
> format those
> values for correct interpretation by the software component expecting
> them (unless it parses the instructions and field labels).
What if you assign semantic meaning to a var name, within a given context
(JANA)? Then it's trivial, unless I'm misunderstanding something.
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