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Fail if icon fails? Re: Web Notifications

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2012 15:03:28 +0200
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@annevk.nl>, "Web Notification WG" <public-web-notification@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wf7c721mwxe0ny@widsith-3.local>
On Wed, 20 Jun 2012 10:58:58 +0200, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>  

> Hi,
> The Web Notifications WG is planning to move Web Notifications to W3C
> Last Call meaning we don't intend to change it. But we might have
> missed something and would therefore appreciate your review of
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/notifications/raw-file/tip/Overview.html and any
> comments you might have at public-web-notification@w3.org.


It seems that if the fetch for the icon fails, the notification just  
vanishes. This doesn't seem to match the best effort idea, nor the value  
of having a notification even if the icon is broken. Why not allow user  
agents to set a timeout, but require them to still queue the notification  
for showing?



Charles 'chaals' McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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