[Standards] Geoloc Altitude Accuracy

Peter Saint-Andre peter at andyet.net
Tue Dec 1 21:42:15 UTC 2015


On 12/1/15 12:25 AM, Lance Stout wrote:
> I noticed while reviewing the W3C Geolocation API (http://www.w3.org/TR/geolocation-API/) that XEP-0080 does not have a slot for GPS vertical error, which means that we can't capture all of the geolocation data provided by browsers.
>
> I've submitted a patch to introduce an <altaccuracy /> element: https://github.com/xsf/xeps/pull/128

+1, it seems sensible to match the W3C API.

However, there are lots of geolocation APIs and I don't think we want to 
match them all because a lot of them a really really complex. :-)

Peter




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