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Re: Network Connection API draft (update)

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 16:25:09 +0200
To: Suresh Chitturi <schitturi@rim.com>
Cc: public-device-apis@w3.org
Message-ID: <1302704709.5216.5368.camel@altocumulustier>
Hi Suresh,

Le vendredi 08 avril 2011 à 15:51 -0500, Suresh Chitturi a écrit :
> The only change that is pending is the “network change” event. In the
> last call we discussed about the possibility to use online for
> indicating network change. Reading the use of online event I don’t
> think it is appropriate and would prefer to create our own event.
> Rationale: The semantics of online event is different from a network
> change (online is only used to indicate whether the user is connected
> to the network and is “online” i.e. has internet access).

Given that there is at least already one implementation that uses this
event to notify of network type change, I would rather re-use that
approach in our spec (paving the cowpath).

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