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Re: Device task source

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Apr 2011 14:53:22 +0200
Cc: public-device-apis@w3.org
Message-Id: <D632F820-CD6B-417E-AF53-FA1354EDF343@berjon.com>
To: Rich Tibbett <richt@opera.com>
On Apr 6, 2011, at 14:13 , Rich Tibbett wrote:
> That was how I originally intended for it to work and for each Device API to share the same task source. It was to prevent a web app from overloading the user with actions from multiple task sources and to put the onus on producing a good user experience on to web developers: where the user is not bombarded with multiple actionable messages in quick succession but instead only requests them on-demand.

Ok, I can see the rationale there. The thing that bothers me is that if you have been granted this capability without a requirement for interaction, then by this spec requests cancel one another when clearly they shouldn't. But I guess we can cross that bridge later.

Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
Received on Wednesday, 6 April 2011 12:53:47 UTC

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