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Re: "discovery api" shim using chrome extension

From: Giuseppe Pascale <giuseppep@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 02 Aug 2012 11:00:47 +0200
To: WebIntents <public-web-intents@w3.org>, "KOMATSU Kensaku" <kensaku.komatsu@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <op.wieonlcy6ugkrk@giuseppep-x220>
Hi,
interesting work :)

Would you be able to write the demo in a way that it also works if the  
browser happens to have support for the API natively?

/g


On Thu, 02 Aug 2012 08:17:15 +0200, KOMATSU Kensaku  
<kensaku.komatsu@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> I'm now developing "discovery api[1]" shim using chrome extension's
> "raw socket api" [2].
> The current version of shim is roughly implemented and only support
> UPnP M-SEARCH (it means mDNS and white-list xhr features aren't
> implemented yet).
>
> Here is a repository fot it :
>   https://github.com/KensakuKOMATSU/chrome-upnp
>
> Here is a demo site to check UPnP device via "discovery api" (M-SEARCH).
>   http://upnp.komasshu.info/ (installation of the extension is required)
>
> Please note that to try this extension and shim, specific version of  
> Chromium
> is required(I found r148782 works well). Because current Canary
> and Dev channel doesn't support "raw socket api". I'm not sure the  
> reason why,
> but I guess it is due to the fact that this api is "moving out of
> experimental"[3].
>
> I hope this library helps the progress of WI + SD works. I'll be  
> appreciate
> if I could have any comments and feedbacks :)
>
>
> [1] http://people.opera.com/richt/release/specs/discovery/Overview.html
> [2] http://code.google.com/chrome/extensions/trunk/socket.html
> [3]  
> http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=130379&q=socket+experimental&colspec=ID+Pri+Mstone+ReleaseBlock+OS+Area+Feature+Status+Owner+Summary
>
> ---
> Kensaku Komatsu
> NTT Communications


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Giuseppe Pascale
TV & Connected Devices
Opera Software
Received on Thursday, 2 August 2012 09:01:20 UTC

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