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Re: offline web apps contacts?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 9 May 2008 23:53:12 +0000 (UTC)
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0805092350570.23610@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Fri, 9 May 2008, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> On May 9, 2008, at 9:42 AM, Dan Connolly wrote:
> > 
> > Ian, a while ago you wrote...
> > 
> > "two separate browser vendors as well as a browser extension developer 
> > group have independently contacted me requesting support for this _in 
> > person_, as well as by e-mail and over IRC" -- 
> > http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2007Sep/0445.html
> > 
> > At the time I assumed we would hear from those people directly, but I 
> > don't know whether we have.
> > 
> > Who was it that contacted you? Are you free to say?
> 
> Apple was one of the browser vendors who requested this. I would guess 
> the others were Google and Mozilla, based on the features along these 
> lines in Gears and Firefox 3.
> 
> Apple at least has given detailed feedback on this area of the spec

Apple (or rather, the WebKit team) was indeed one of the browser vendors 
to contact me. I'll let the other two groups identify themselves if they 
desire.

Apple, Mozilla, and Gears have all implemented offline web app solutions, 
and have all sent considerable feedback on this area of the spec.

HTH,
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