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Subject: Re: [office] The Rule of Least Power

Thomas Zander <T.Zander@nokia.com> wrote on 02/12/2009 05:20:16 AM:
> I've asked in another mail for your reason to drive this proposal. 
> Please give 
> a usecase where the current ODF conformity clause will give us headaces. 
> don't see them and I will never be convinced to take away useful and 
> features unless I see a good reason where it ends up hurting more.

Sorry, we must have missed each other's messages in the traffic.  I 
addressed the specific kinds of problems caused by the general mechanism 
in this note:


Now, you might very well say, "But here are N specific examples where this 
is not a problem".  But that proves my point.  If those N specific 
examples can be written using a more targeted extension mechanism, then we 
can get the benefits without the liabilities.


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