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Re: SQL subset definition ( 4.11. Client-side database storage )

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 23:35:30 +0100
To: mikko.honkala@nokia.com
Cc: "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t6smdgkz64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 18 Feb 2008 16:08:14 +0100, <mikko.honkala@nokia.com> wrote:
> The current spec only notes: "Note: A future version of this
> specification will probably define the exact SQL subset required in more
> detail". http://tinyurl.com/23d324

I asked Ian about this when he added it. His plan is to wait for two  
implementations of the API as specified and then define the interoperable  
SQL subset among those two implementations. I assume that those  
specifications are then updated to match the common subset. So far we  
don't have two native browser implementations.

Since then the specification has been updated and included some notes on  
the subject, such as that some transaction statements are not to be  
supported, but SQL semantics, parsing, etc. will probably wait until we  
have two implementations. (Or a concrete proposal, I guess.)


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
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Received on Tuesday, 19 February 2008 22:31:07 UTC

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