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From:
jvromans
Date:
September 30, 2012 14:18
Subject:
Re: Module API
Message ID:
20584.46891.430195.950069@phoenix.squirrel.nl
[Quoting demerphq, on September 30 2012, 23:01, in "Re: Module API"]
> But this isn't an API. An API is a formal specification of an
> interface. In other words what subroutines the API provides, what
> arguments those routines require and what the return expectations are
> of those routines.
> 
> You have provided a wish list of things you want an API to provide,
> which is fine at a certain level but insufficiently detailed for
> people to really debate the merits of the API.

The wish list defines WHAT we want the API to do.
The formal definition defines HOW we want the API to do it. So that
would be the next step.

-- Johan

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