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Re: Firing events in the deviceorientation spec

From: Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2012 14:30:47 +0000
Message-ID: <CAGn1-_X+cyUYvxr+DhoxaoLCH8BpLox_AcMuRsKJjP_=kxRBFQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>, Lars Erik Bolstad <lbolstad@opera.com>, public-geolocation@w3.org
On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 2:17 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 08 Mar 2012 15:09:44 +0100, Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 2:05 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Also, you already depend on HTML, which depends on the latest DOM, so it
>>> seems really weird to then also depend on some really crappy out of date
>>> draft.
>>
>>
>> I think we could remove that dependency. What do you suggest we do? We
>> can't keep this WG going just to wait for DOM4.
>
>
> You cannot both dispatch on Window and not depend on HTML. In fact, you need
> to dispatch events from a task (that is queued) for which you also need to
> depend on HTML.
>
> As for not maintaining standards, that is a bad idea. Just like not
> maintaining software is.
>

Sure, but we're running out of charter. I don't think we can renew the
charter just because we have to tweak the IDL and references....I'm
still not sure I understand what you're proposing we do.

Thanks,
Andrei

>
>
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> Anne van Kesteren
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