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Subject: Validation/conversion should have an option to disallow custom keys in 1.X
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With the exception of 'resources', the 1.X specs don't say anything about custom keys. We have interpreted it liberally, so that custom keys are allowed (and upconverted to x_$name in v2). This may be inconsistent with other validators and some authors want a stricter option. The Validator and Converter classes should take an option for a stricter mode. Validation would not allow custom keys (outside 'resources' as defined) and conversion would delete custom keys.


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