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Re: Widget API Set/GetPreferences vs. HTML5 Key/Value Pairs Storage

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2009 18:54:53 -0800
Message-ID: <63df84f0902101854j5b9733d6w1374eca0c6b826b8@mail.gmail.com>
To: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org

On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 1:26 AM, Scott Wilson
<scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> wrote:
> This is a pretty radical change; I can certainly see the logic of it in
> terms of reducing spec overlap. However, it does presume that semantically a
> widget preference is the same as client-side storage. In our implementation,
> storage is definitely server-side, so this mechanism would not really work
> for us.

I'm not sure I understand the difference. Can you describe why your
implementation wouldn't be able to store the HTML5 API server-side?
Are there any changes we could do to the HTML5 API that would allow a
server-side back-end?

/ Jonas
Received on Wednesday, 11 February 2009 02:55:30 UTC

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