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Re: Using W3C widgets in a web container: two implementations contrasted

From: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Jan 2009 16:55:56 +0000
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-Id: <157E8DB7-6F61-48E9-8469-14314FD250DC@gmail.com>
To: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>

Indeed; however as the difference is so small in practice, we thought  
it worthwhile to pursue a solution based on the W3C work, rather than  
use a proprietary solution. At the spec level, it only really requires  
one extra API method.

S

On 28 Jan 2009, at 13:30, Marcos Caceres wrote:

> Hi Scott,
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 9:51 AM, Scott Wilson
> <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Ok, I see where you are coming from now. Our definition of widget is
> different. Please see the Differences from Web Widgets section in the
> Widgets Landscape document [1]. Our intention is to allow the
> interactions you describe to occur on the client side without
> requiring assistance from the server side.
>
> Kind regards,
> Marcos
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets-land/#differences
>
>
> -- 
> Marcos Caceres
> http://datadriven.com.au
Received on Thursday, 29 January 2009 17:08:43 GMT

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