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> So the stated reason for the change doesn't appear to make sense, suggesting that something else is going on.

That's unsubstantiated and dilutes the discussion IMO. If you read the post, the proposal outlines a bunch of good reasons to stop supporting UA strings (feature detection, etc)

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